The presidents of Russia, Ukraine and France centuries Putin and Francois Hollande and Petro Poroshenko, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed that the meeting of experts and the Contact group in Ukraine will prepare rules and the content of the summit in Minsk, said the press service of the Kremlin.
"Agreed that the joint work on the preparation of comprehensive measures aimed at resolving the crisis in the South-East of Ukraine, will continue at the expert level in Berlin on 9 February. Then there will be a meeting of the Contact group. The goal is to prepare the rules and the content of the planned summit in "channel format" in Minsk eleven February, according to the report on the Internet representation of the Kremlin. Before Putin at a meeting with his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko said that leaders "channel four" agreed to hold a meeting in Minsk on Wednesday when the coordination of certain positions. Before that, the press service of the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that leaders "channel four" agreed on Wednesday to hold a meeting in Minsk. Remember, Thursday night in Kiev ended dialogues of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French leader Francois Hollande, who, according to reports in the German media, arrived in the Ukrainian capital to persuade Poroshenko agreement " Minsk plus. On the last working day of the week In the leadership of the Russian Federation passed the dialogues of the President of the Russian Federation centuries Putin with President of the French Republic Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the format of " eye to eye ", without the participation of the delegation members and any specialists. As said the head of the international Department of the state Duma, Alexei Pushkov, Merkel and Hollande decided to "intervene" for fear that North America will supply to Ukraine weapon. The head of the French Republic Francois Hollande said that the plan of Germany and France on the resolution of the conflict situation in the South-East Ukrainepreteen increased demilitarized zone from 50 to 70 kilometers.