The President of the Russian Federation centuries Putin sent in Minsk on conversations in the "channel format" Ukrainian conflict, said the press service of the Kremlin.
"The President of the Russian Federation centuries Putin goes on a visit to Minsk, where he will take part in the negotiations in the" channel format ", - reported in the report on the Internet representation of the Kremlin. First on Wednesday it was announced that the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel decided to go to Minsk to participate in the negotiations. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that is sent to Minsk, to immediately, without any conditions " to stop the fire and start a political dialogue with Donbass. Remember, on Wednesday in Minsk will have a meeting of the President of the Russian Federation centuries Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, President of the French Republic Francois Hollande and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. As said a source familiar with the negotiations, will discuss the discharge of heavy weapons, the development of the demilitarized zone and the constant dialogue between Kyiv and Donetsk region. On Tuesday in Minsk hosted a meeting of the contact group on the settlement of the situation in Ukraine. Close to the negotiations, the sources said that the parties had reached agreement on the stop-fire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons. Vice-speaker of the people's Council DND Denis Putilin said following the meeting of the contact group on Tuesday evening that Authorized DND and LNR gave present negotiations, the draft Protocol on the settlement.