Two Years of War: Europe's top diplomats at forefront of efforts to settle Ukraine conflict

12:10 Sep. 12, 2016

Europe's top diplomats at forefront of efforts to settle Ukraine conflict

Ukrainian FM Pavlo Klimkin, German FM Frank-Walter Steinmeier, and French FM Jean-Marc Ayrault during a news conference in Kyiv, Ukraine, Feb. 23, 2016 (AP photo)

German, French, British and Danish FMs are expected in Kyiv this week

Not only Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault are planning to visit Kyiv this week, Ukraine's FM Pavlo Klimkin said speaking on local Inter TV station.

They will be joined by their British and Danish counterparts - Boris Johnson and Kristian Jensen, Klimkin announced.

As earlier reported, Europe's top diplomats are scheduled to visit Ukraine on September 14-15.

Kilmkin added, that Steinmeier comes to Kyiv not only as the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Germany, but also in his capacity as the current OSCE chairperson.

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Ukraine's Foreign Minister reminded that last week he was in Berlin to discuss the return to the so-called Normandy Format talks, efforts to revive Minsk peace process, and the ways to implement measures agreed in Belarusian capital almost 2 years ago.


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