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Summit in Switzerland, Von der Leyen: The road to peace requires patience and determination

Summit in Switzerland, Von der Leyen: The road to peace requires patience and

The path to peace in Ukraine will require patience and determination, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said.

She said that the summit held in Switzerland this weekend has brought peace in Ukraine closer, but true peace will not be achieved in one step and the path to peace will require patience and determination.

"We know that peace in Ukraine will not be achieved in one step, it will be a journey. It was not a peace negotiation because (Russian President Vladimir) Putin is not serious about ending the war, he insists on capitulation, he insists on taking Ukrainian territory, even territory that is not currently occupied," she said.

Leaders including US Vice President Kamala Harris, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and French President Emmanuel Macron met in Burgenstock in a bid to rally international support to end the war and condemned the invasion while rejecting the Russian president's claims. for parts of Ukraine as a condition for peace.

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