The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, the head of the Council of Europe Donald Tusk held conversations on the phone, during which stressed the need for a ceasefire and adoption roadmap removal of heavy weapons from the separation line in the Donbass, said the press service of the Ukrainian President.
"The head of state and head of the European Council coordinated position on the peaceful settlement of the situation in the Donbass and concurred on the need of steps for execution of the Minsk agreements. They also stressed the need bestlocation unconditional bilateral ceasefire and to take further clear road map of withdrawal of heavy weapons and troops from the line of demarcation, " - said in the report on the Internet office of the President of Ukraine. The two sides also agreed on future cooperation and close coordination of all steps on the international arena for the peaceful settlement of the situation in the Donbass. Remember, in Minsk on the first day of the weekend took place the meeting of the contact group in Ukraine, it arrived envoys Donetsk and Lugansk national republics Denis pusillin and Vladislav Deinega, negotiator from Kiev, ex-President of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma, as well as the OSCE representative, Heidi Tagliavini, and Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov. As said Putilin, Kuchma could not assure their range of capabilities. In the end, the contact group did not sign the final document. Kuchma has been charged with the collapse of the talks the leaders of the DND and LNR who decided not to come to Kyiv. The leader of the Luhansk national Republic Igor Carpentry rejected accusations Kuchma, Recalling that the former President of Ukraine should " official designation of his / her authorized representative.