Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and special envoy of the President of the United States Ukraine Kurt Volker held a meeting, which discussed the settlement of the situation in the Donbass, reports the website of the President of Ukraine.
“The President of Ukraine expressed gratitude to the special envoy of the President of the United States for the efforts aimed at restoring peace and stability in the Donbass”, – stated in the message.
In the course of negotiations, the parties agreed on steps to implement the international presence in the Donbass, in the framework of the Normandy format and the format of the UN Security Council.
Also, a question was raised about the importance of consistent implementation by the Ukrainian side of the Minsk agreements, in particular, the consolidation of a sustainable and comprehensive ceasefire, the report said.
In addition, at the meeting, both sides agreed to a schedule of upcoming talks in the Normandy format and in the framework of the activities of the special envoy of the US President’s Affairs of Ukraine.