Friday, September 30 2016 14:32 EEST
General Viktor Muzhenko held talks with Alexander Hugh
General Viktor Muzhenko, talks, Alexander Hugh, OSCE, Donbas conflict, Trilateral Contact Group, truce, east of Ukraine, Minsk

General of the Army of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko, Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, held talks with Mr Alexander Hugh, Chief Monitor, OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine.

The parties discussed the issues of implementation of agreements on parties and weapons withdrawal achieved by participants of the Trilateral Contact Group during meeting in Minsk on September 21.

“We praise the efforts of the OSCE for conflict settlement in the east of Ukraine. Meanwhile, withdrawal of troops and heavy weaponry is possible in case of the complete ceasefire. The Ukrainian troops observe the truce, but the enemy keeps on shelling and executing provocations,” Gen. Muzhenko said.

As reported early the correspondence between Donbas militants and Kremlin mentors become public, revealing direct Russian participation in Donbas conflict.

Also President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a phone conversation with Chancellor of Germany concerning the situation in Donbas and ceasefire.

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