Zelenskyy, Erdoğan discuss Zaporizhzhia NPP, POW exchange, grain agreement
On January 5, Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan discussed a number of issues, including nuclear security, the grain deal and the prisoner exchange
The President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky wrote about this on Telegram.
In particular, the presidents discussed the situation at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant and the need to withdraw Russian troops from there. Also, Zelenskyy thanked his Turkish counterpart for his willingness to contribute to the implementation of the Ukrainian Peace Formula and mediation in the exchange of prisoners of war.
“We discussed with the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the security cooperation of our countries and the issue of nuclear safety, in particular the situation at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant. There should be no invaders there. We also talked about the exchange of prisoners of war under Turkish mediation and the development of the grain agreement. We appreciate Turkey's willingness to participate in the implementation of our Peace Formula,” Zelenskyy wrote.
On January 5, Turkish President Recep Erdogan called his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and urged him to cease fire in Ukraine and start negotiations