Nothing in "Minsk-2" are not fully performed by the parties, said on the last working day of the week the Chancellor after the meeting of leaders "Norman Quartet" of Germany Angela Merkel.
"No one provision of the Treaty there is no full implementation by the parties ", – quotes the expression Merkel news Agency." The situation in Debaltsevo undermined the process, as long as no withdrawal of heavy weapons. But it turned out to identify ways to move the process. There is progress, the parties were towards each other ", - has said.
Meeting of the heads of States "channel four" – Russia, France, Ukraine and German Chancellor Vladimir Putin, Francois Hollande, Petro Poroshenko and Angela Merkel to resolve the situation in Ukraine ended in Paris. The Russian President Vladimir Putin left the Elysee Palace, which hosted a Meeting of leaders " channel four ". Speaking at the meeting following the meeting of heads of States " channel four ", the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the results of the negotiations inspire optimism. Anyway, as said on the meeting results the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande, the implementation of the Minsk agreements will take more time than planned. In total, the leaders of the 4 countries talked 4 hours and 50 minutes – 3 times less than in the previous talks. On the agenda of leaders "channel four" means the issue of holding elections in the Donbass, the withdrawal of troops from the contact line, securing access of OSCE observers and more. Even Before the end of the meeting, the head of France placed in their own account on the social network instagram a short video showing the handshake of Russian President Vladimir Putin and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Remember, the previous Meeting of the "Normandy four" summit was held in Minsk on February 12, – more precisely, it started yesterday, 11 July, however, ended only on a subsequent day. In total, the presidents discussed the Ukrainian issue 16 hours. The result of sleepless nights have become the consensus, known as the " Minsk-2 ". According to the agreement, immediate and comprehensive ceasefire has to begin from midnight fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons at a safe distance must begin no later than the 2nd day after the ceasefire and end within 14 days. Before the end of the year in Ukraine should be carried out constitutional reform. Only the Minsk document has absorbed 12 points.