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Ukraine will not attend G20 summit if Putin does: Zelensky

Negotiating with Moscow would be capitulation: Ukraine presidency
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Thursday his country would not participate in the upcoming G20 summit in Indonesia if Russian President Vladimir Putin also attends.

“If the leader of the Russian Federation was to take part in it, Ukraine would not be participating,” Zelensky told a press conference with Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou in Kyiv. Putin is yet to say if he will attend.

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