Foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Lavrov said that the beginning of the process of political settlement in the Ukraine and was not expected and problems with the implementation of the Minsk agreements are maintained.
The Minister said that today " there is a fairly wide field of activity in regard to the need to strengthen the Supervisory functions of the international brotherhood of compliance with the Minsk agreement ". For example, he emphasized that the OSCE observers have high-tech facilities and equipment that will simplify their work, and Russia has already begun to air satellite photos of the mission, what agitates and other Parties.
The supervision of the international brotherhood shall not be obliged to confine myself to these issues, drew the attention of the Minister." We have to talk about other things that were provided in Minsk and which are not fulfilled literally: Amnesty and special status, and the economic blockade, the beginning of the political process, "said the Minister, reports RIA" Novosti ". Before the German magazine Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten informed that the Russian side for a peaceful settlement of the armed conflict in Ukraine " does more than suggest the Minsk agreement ". Along with this, according to French media reports, at the Elysee Palace unhappy that the Ukrainian authorities do not comply with their own shoulders obligations under the resolution of the conflict situation in the Eastern part of the country. Dissatisfaction with the implementation of Minsk, expressed and Germany. The head of the German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier summed up that the process was moving " too fast ". The opposing parties in the Donbas in 0. 00 (1. 00 GMT) Sunday, February fifteen, said the truce, under agreements concluded in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations. The document provides for the withdrawal of all foreign armed forces, military equipment and mercenaries from the territory of Ukraine under the supervision of the OSCE