The trilateral contact group on Ukraine of the beginning of the dialogues in Minsk, told reporters, a source close to negotiations.
"at approximately 14. 00 members of the trilateral contact group began their meeting, " the source said.
He added that the meeting is held in conjunction with meetings of sub-working groups.
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 were about 6, 5 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.