Acting head of OSCE, the foreign Minister and the head of Switzerland's Didier Burkhalter plans on Wednesday to discuss with Russian President Vladimir Putin possible further steps on the settlement of the fall in Ukraine, including the possible convening of a new international meeting in Geneva, said Last news on the first day of the week, the Secretary General of the OSCE the OSCE Secretary General.
yesterday Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier said that he had held talks with his counterparts, predlogenij Geneva call a new meeting and to increase the role of the OSCE in the settlement of the fall. At a meeting in Geneva on March 17, the head of foreign policy departments of Russia, USA, EU and Ukraine reached agreement on actions to de-escalate the conflict in the Ukraine, which, however, are faced with serious difficulties in implementation.
" There are ideas on " Geneva-2 ", they stem from the failure by design " Geneva-1 ". So, the main task of " Geneva-2 " is again obligations " Geneva-1 " and to make more progress, because we see the deteriorating situation on the ground. Need a de-escalation, we need to make space for positive political process ", - stated the Head in an interview Last news .
This theme, according to him, possibly raised at the meeting of Burkhalter and Putin.
" As far as I know, the meeting is scheduled for Wednesday. I think that we have to study the problems of de-escalation in Ukraine, strengthening of measures for the implementation of the Geneva agreements, may be, the proposal for Geneva-2. Russia, undoubtedly, plays a key role and it is necessary at the highest level to discuss what you can create in the future, what steps may be taken ", - stated the Head.