The Commissioner of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Belarus confirmed that the tripartite meeting of the Contact group on the settlement of the situation in the South-East of Ukraine will take place in Minsk on Tuesday.
"it is expected the meeting today (Tuesday). Now is the organizational work, the place and time will be known after 16. 00, "said RIA" Novosti " authorized the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of foreign Affairs. For their part, several sources close to the negotiations in Minsk, said that the arrival of the negotiators in the Belarusian capital is planned for the 2nd half of the day. According to their information, the Liaison group meeting will be held in the evening, Probably after 18. 00 ". First leader LNR Igor Carpenter said that the Luhansk and Donetsk national Republic in the negotiations of the Contact group in Minsk on Tuesday will insist on fixing the real face of the contact line. Before that, 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 of Ukraine assumes increased demilitarized zone from 50 to 70 kilometers. For his part, the head of the British Foreign Minister Philip Hammond believes that the territory on the East of Ukraine, occupied by the militia, after informing the ceasefire will not be recognized in a potential peace agreement.