A Path To Peace In Ukraine
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy of Ukraine are expected to meet in Paris to discuss a path towards peace in the armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine. It will be the first direct meeting between the two leaders.
Since the war began, 13,000 people have died as a direct result of the fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russian-sponsored “separatists.”
French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are sponsoring the meeting.
Produced by Kathryn Fink.
Simon Ostrovsky, Ukraine correspondent, PBS NewsHour, grantee at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting; @SimonOstrovsky
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