The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the course of a telephone conversation have coordinated their positions yesterday the meeting of foreign Ministers " channel four ".
according to the press service of the Ukrainian President, the sides discussed the situation in the Donbas, Poroshenko stressed " significant escalation and an increase in the number of attacks from terrorists (as in Kiev called militia - approx. OPINION) ", RIA " Novosti ".
The parties also discussed the situation in the economy and energy security issues. As stated before, the next meeting of Ministers of foreign Affairs of the countries "channel four" to be held Tuesday, June 23 in Paris. Prior to that he held a telephone conversation between Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, foreign Minister of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier." A Central topic of discussion was the development of the situation in Ukraine and further cooperation in the Normandy format in order to support full implementation of the Minsk agreement of 12 February, " reported the Russian Foreign Ministry. Remember, From mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. The military actively used heavy machinery and military aircraft and helicopters. It was suggested that a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict became 6, 4 thousand People. From February in the South-East of Ukraine there is a truce, but occasionally refers to his offense for which both Sides blame one another.