Moscow wants to discuss with U.S. assistant Secretary of state Victoria Nuland, the process of implementation of the Minsk agreements, as well as among them start working subgroups, said Fins news the state Secretary - Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Grigory Karasin.
"The discussion will relate to the settlement of the Ukrainian fall, therefore, the implementation of the Minsk agreements: most importantly, the dialogue between the representatives of the DPR, LPR and Kiev), the launch of sub-working groups within the existing contact group, but also a range of issues," - said Karasin.
According to policy, his meeting with U.S. assistant Secretary of state for Europe and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland will be held in the first day of the week in the middle of the day. Also on may 18 Nuland is expected to hold dialogues with Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Ryabkov.
The settlement of the situation in the Donbas is discussed, as well as among them during the meeting in Minsk of the contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
The last document is dated 12 February - in addition to the ceasefire, withdrawal of heavy weapons and creating a security zone requires the authorities of Ukraine to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of conduct in local elections, entering into the Constitution of Ukraine of change, involving the decentralization of power, as well as on the issue of legislative recognition of special status of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ". The results of the last meeting of the contact group 6 may present turned out to form four sub-working groups on specific aspects of de-escalation of the conflict.