The head the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S. V. Lavrov will take part in the meeting in "Norman format" at the Ministerial level in Berlin on 13 April, said Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Grigory Karasin.
"the main theme of the Ministerial meeting in the "Normandy format" in Berlin will be the implementation of the Minsk agreements, " - said Karasin, quoted by the news Agency.
According to Karasin, the implementation of the agreements has stalled because of Kiev, reports RIA " Novosti ". April 2, a source in the delegation of the head of the foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow does not confirm the message about the upcoming meeting of the "Normandy format" at the Ministerial level. On Wednesday, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for holding after a few days of the meeting of foreign Ministers " channel four ". Politicians also expressed the hope that the fresh dialogues of the contact group " will allow to carry out the following steps on implementation of the Minsk agreements ". Remember, the opposing parties in the Donbass in 0. 00 (1. 00 GMT) fifteen February, declared a truce, under agreements concluded in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations. The document provides for the withdrawal of all foreign armed formations, military equipment and mercenaries from the territory of Ukraine under the supervision of the OSCE