In the administration of the President of Ukraine declare that the leaders of the «Normandy format» has reached consensus on holding the next meeting, but its date depends on practical content, reports «Interfax-Ukraine».
«Indeed, it is true that we have a consensus on the need for the summit «channel four» and the training», — said the Deputy head of the presidential administration of Ukraine Konstantin Eliseev at a briefing on Friday in Kiev.
However, according to him, the date of the summit has not been determined, negotiations will take place when the parties will prepare the relevant documents.
«The summit will take place when it is properly prepared documents that will be considered first and foremost and the interests of the Ukrainian side,» — said Elisha.
According to him, today continues to work actively in different formats. This work, according to him also applies to the preparation of the draft «road map» implementation of the Minsk agreements. «It is very important that all parties agreed with the initiative of the President about the importance of training the so-called «road map» implementation of the Minsk agreements, which should include a clear sequence of actions and a clear assurance that something will be done, will be respected,» — said the Deputy head of AP.
He also expressed hope that the sides will reach a compromise on this issue and will be able to agree on a «road map» implementation of the Minsk agreements. «We will compromise, but in no way we are not talking about concessions, it can not be concessions on issues concerning sovereignty and territorial integrity of the state», — he stressed.
As reported, the President of France Francois Hollande at the UN General Assembly declared that France and Germany are working on negotiations in the Normandy format in the coming weeks.
«The Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel took the initiative to organize a meeting with the presidents of Russia and Ukraine (Vladimir Putinand Petro Poroshenko. — Ed.) in the coming weeks, to give effect to the Minsk agreement», — said Hollande.
The leaders of the «Normandy Quartet» have reached a consensus on holding the next meeting – Elisha 23.09.2016