Nina Gurina. Foreign Minister of Belarus Vladimir Makei believes that it is important to combine the efforts of all member countries of the OSCE in the peaceful settlement of the situation in the South-East of Ukraine.
"It is important to coordinate the efforts of all countries included in the organization," said Mackay correspondents on the first day of the week in Minsk, speaking about the role of the OSCE in resolving the situation in Ukraine.
However, He highly assessed the contribution of this organization to the peace process.
"The OSCE somehow was and is the only organization that plays an important role in establishing peace and stability in Ukraine ", - said the Minister. He drew attention that this organization was one that could contribute to the neutralization of the negative development of the conflict in Ukraine.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6, 5 thousand people.
The problem of settlement of the Ukrainian fall under negotiation in different formats, for example in the "Normandy format" (Russia, France, Germany, Ukraine). However, agreements to stop the fire turned out to only be achieved in Minsk during the meeting of the contact group With the mediation of Russia and the OSCE.
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.
June 3 in the area of Marinci has been a serious battle, the victims of which, according to the UN, became 34. The military has accused the militia in the attack, the same called statements of Kiev speculation. Authorized self-proclaimed republics said that the Ukrainian Military continues to pull to the contact line of heavy equipment and jet systems of volley fire, and the intensity of the attacks increased. The authorities DND and LNR pushing that War had brought heavy weapons to a safe distance, regulated by the Minsk agreements. Read