Putin Discloses Conditions for Ceasefire in Ukraine with Turkish President

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According to the BBC, Vladimir Putin has reportedly revealed to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the full conditions that need to happen for a ceasefire in Ukraine. The demands included Ukraine to remain neutral and not join NATO, Ukraine undergoing a disarmament process, protections for the Russian language in Ukraine, and ceding territories in the eastern Donbas region to Russia. Some interpret Putin’s negotiations as tactics to distract while forces continue advancing on the capital.