The Russian President Vladimir Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande held a dialogue on the situation in Ukraine, informs the press service of the Elysee Palace.
The parties came to an agreement on a new meeting in "Norman format" at the level of political Directors on June 10, reports RIA " Novosti ".
The leaders of the three countries urged to move faster to implement the package of the Minsk agreements. Hollande, Merkel and Putin expressed hope that the four subgroups on the settlement in Ukraine will develop a real solution. Hollande and Merkel believe that the OSCE / ODIHR must play an important role in the preparation and monitoring of elections in Eastern Ukraine, the report says. The parties to the conflict in the Donbas in 0. 00 (1. 00 GMT) Sunday, fifteen February, declared a truce, under agreements concluded in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations in the " Normandy format ". 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