French media have compared presidential candidate Vladimir Zelensky Emmanuel Macron and surprised that he still has not announced the program and didn't give any of them an interview.

"A diplomatic test of fire" - what the French press writes about the visit Zelensky

French press review prepared by the BBC, according to mediaUA.

"Diplomatic test of fire" for the "novice in politics and favorite ratings" Vladimir Zelensky called the weekly L Obs his meeting with Emmanuel Macron in the French capital.

The talks lasted approximately one hour and dealt with in a greater degree of Donbass, corruption and reform, the Agency quoted the head of headquarters of presidential candidate Ivan Bakanova.

"It was a very positive meeting," – said Bakanov. "Meeting to get to know each other and exchange views on bilateral relations."

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However, taking it, "the Elysee Palace a few angered Kiev", writes L Obs, citing two Ukrainian diplomats.

"This is a very strange and unpleasant situation", – said one of them. The second admitted that it is very reminiscent of "beauty contest".

"This campaign is very closely watched by France and Germany which are included in the Normandy format to resolve the conflict in the Donbass", – notes the edition.

If earlier Zelensky was ready to kneel before Putin, now he's aggravated tone, demanding from the Kremlin compensation for the war and the Crimea, the newspaper added.

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At the same time, Poroshenko opposes his young opponent the experience of power after the mandate "denotes the complex peace negotiations and a key agreement on closer ties with the EU," the newspaper writes.

Some French Newspapers drew Parallels between the Rules and Zelensky.

Le Monde writes that to a new candidate who represents the "Ukrainian Rules" in France are really of great interest, although his political views remain a mystery.

An interview with local journalists Vladimir Zelensky gave.

His team also refused to give any comment regarding negotiations on request of the news Agency AFP, writes Le Figaro.

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We will remind, Vladimir Zelensky April 12, met at the Elysee Palace with the President of France Emmanuel Macron. On the same day, the head of France met with President Petro Poroshenko. Earlier, the Elysee Palace said in a meeting with the presidential candidate Zelensky nothing exceptional.


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