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MINSK, December 23. /TASS/. Belarus’ Foreign Ministry confirmed on Tuesday that the Contact Group on Ukraine would gather in Minsk on December 24.
The ministry’s spokesman, Dmitry Mironchik, said the meeting would be held behind closed doors.
The second Contact Group meeting is expected to take place on December 26, Mironchik said.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said the Contact Group was planning to meet in Minsk on December 24. “The talks are being held now. We don’t know if one session is enough,” he said.