The occupier state of the Russian Federation on the meeting of representatives of the Normandy format in Minsk will present the assistant to the Russian President Vladimir Putin and one of the architects of the anti-Ukrainian propaganda of the Kremlin, Vladislav Surkov. This became known from the words of Dmitry Peskov, Secretary of the Russian President, who leads the Pro-Kremlin resource RIA-Novosti.
According to the foreign Ministry of Belarus, the meeting will be closed to the press and its results are assumed to be statements to the media.
Formally, the theme of the meeting was the discussion of steps for the settlement of the armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine.
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Earlier, the representative of Ukraine in the humanitarian sub-group Irina Gerashchenko said that the key topics at the meeting, the political advisors of the heads of state should be the safety and release of hostages.
In channel four negotiators for the settlement of the war in the Donbass are part of Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia.
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