MOSCOW, September 16. /ITAR-TASS/. The foreign ministers of Russia, Germany and France have voiced their support for negotiations between the Kiev authorities and militia in Ukraine's south-east, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
A three-party meeting between Russia’s Sergey Lavrov, Germany’s Frank-Walter Steinmeier and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius took place on the sidelines of an international conference on peace and security in Iraq held in Paris on Monday, the ministry said.
“While emphasizing the need to strengthen the ceasefire regime, the parties voiced their support for negotiations between Kiev and south-east, also on peaceful settlement, and noted the importance of implementing the agreements reached at a ministerial meeting in Brussels on September 12,” the ministry added.