Angelina Timofeeva." Norman four " in Paris could come to a consensus about the main issues of the settlement fall in Ukraine, however, have considered it a success will be possible only after the implementation of the agreements by all parties to the conflict, said on Sunday the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in conversation radio.
"There is a small progress (in settlement - ed): the ceasefire is working better since the beginning of September, and we agreed (at a meeting in Paris on 2 October - ed.) part of things. I Want to speak about success only after it will be achieved. On paper we come to a consensus about literally good steps, but we must also see whether they can implement and whether they will be performed, as well as among them separatists, " - said Merkel.
at a press conference on results of talks in Paris on 2 October with the presidents of Russia, France and Ukraine, Merkel said that "channel four" discussed the elections in the Donbass and the constitutional reform in Ukraine. For example, it was made a conclusion about the sequence of these events, which, According to the Chancellor, was not described in the Minsk agreement.
The meeting of the presidents of Russia, France, Ukraine and Chancellor of Germany took place on the last working day of the week in the Elysee Palace, in a narrow format, the leaders talked approximately within one hour, after which the dialogue was continued in an expanded format. In total, the leaders of the 4 countries talked 4 hours and 50 minutes - 3 times less than in the previous talks. The previous meeting of the "Normandy four" summit was held in Minsk on 11-12 February. Then the dialogue continued for 16 hours, the result was consensus, dubbed Minsk-2.