Meeting in Minsk in "channel format" is one of the last chances to declare a cease-fire and to withdraw heavy weapons From the contact line in the Donbass, said the Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday during a meeting with the head of Spain's foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-margallo.
The head of the Ukrainian country drew attention to the close coordination of the efforts of Ukraine with Germany and France on preparation and holding of the meeting, to be held on Wednesday.
"Tomorrow's Meeting in Minsk is one of the last chances to declare unconditional ceasefire and pull heavy equipment," he said, Hillary Clinton presidential press service.
according to him, it is impossible to make progress in resolving the situation, when continuously occur rocket attacks, such as Tuesday in Kramatorsk.
at the end of January in Minsk held a peaceful dialogues on Donbass, but the participants did not sign the final document, accusing the failure of one another. From the results of the meeting of the contact group in Ukraine on Tuesday, depends, will there be in the Belarusian capital on eleven February Meeting of leaders " channel four ", which includes Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine. To provide opportunities summit must be agreed upon number of basic items.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the February coup d'etat in the region. According to the summary data of the United Nations, victims of the conflict were more than 5, 5 thousands of civilians.