Olga Denisova. The UN security Council in March will continue to keep under control the execution of the Minsk agreements on the settlement of fall on the East of Ukraine, said permanent authorized France to the United Nations fran?ois Delattre.
France in March is the Chairman of the UNSC resolution.
The Council likely will need again to meet in connection With the situation in Ukraine. In this issue We fully support the implementation of the Minsk agreements and the activities of the OSCE, " Delattre said at a press conference on Tuesday.
French diplomat considers important decision of the UN security Council in support of the Minsk agreement on Ukraine reached by the leaders of the "channel four" 12 February in Minsk." This is an important element. It allows you to bring all the authority of the security Council of the United Nations for the obligations agreed by the parties, " He said.
last week, France and Germany have invited the security Council To discuss the implementation of the Minsk package. With the briefing of members of the Board were made by the head of the Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in Ukraine Ambassador ertu?rul Apakan and the special representative of the OSCE Chairperson of the contact group in Ukraine Ambassador Heidi Tagliavini. A meeting in this format, the permanent representative of France called " important and constructive ".
Delattre noticed that the resolution of fall on the East of Ukraine can only be at the base of the Minsk agreements." We are committed to full implementation of the Minsk agreements. For us It is a condition for achieving a peaceful and lasting settlement."
At this time, according to him, we can talk about de-escalation of the conflict." The ceasefire, in General, observed, " Delattre said. Thus, according to him, " you have to be cautious, there are still a lot of challenges."
dialogues " channel four ", held on 12 February, took place against a background of a sharp aggravation of the situation in the Donbass, instigated by the Ukrainian law enforcers who, having increased strength, began to storm the position of the militia. According to the results of the meeting of the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany adopted a package of measures involving, for example, a cease-fire in the Donbass With fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of a Security zone.