The representative in the Trilateral contact group on settling the situation in the Donbas Leonid Kuchma discussed with the special representative of the US state Department on the Ukrainian question by Kurt Volker, the necessity of closing the border with Russia for the return of peace in the East of Ukraine.
This told the press Secretary of the President of Ukraine Darka olifer on his page in Facebook.
According to her, party of the conversation between Volker and Kuchma also was Ambassador extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of USA in Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch.
As said the press-Secretary of the politician, the participants of the meeting reaffirmed the unambiguousness of the Minsk agreements and prioritize the implementation of the security component of this document.
“Only the closure of the border, withdrawal of Russian weapons technology and military forces will return to the Donbass real world” – it is the outcome of the negotiations.
Also olifer added that Kuchma thanked the American party for the support that it provides to Ukraine.
By the way, before Kurt Volker said that the Donbass – this is the place where in Ukraine the Russian-speaking population is suffering because there lost and Russia carried out the occupation.