French President Emmanuel Macron held a new telephone conversation with President Vladimir Putin on Thursday, it lasted an hour and a half, the BFMTV channel reports with reference to the Elysee Palace.

Agence France-Presse reports that after the conversation with Putin, the French leader held telephone talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy.

The previous telephone conversation between Macron and Putin took place on Monday, it also lasted an hour and a half.