Lavrov denies agreement on the Ministerial meeting “channel four”

Лавров опровергает договоренность о встрече министров "нормандской четверки"

The Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov

The Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Laramie said that he does not see the possibility of a meeting of foreign Ministers in “channel format”, because it has not yet been agreed “road map” to resolve the conflict in the Donbass. According to the Minister leads “TASS”.

“Foreign helpers (the leaders of the “Normandy format”, – “TASS”) are in constant contact… meeting of the Ministers “channel four” due to the presence of the “road map”, which you can approve. Until such a consensus is not visible,” – said Lavrov.

Yesterday, November 21, in the administration of the Ukrainian President reported that Poroshenko have agreed on the phone with German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a meeting of foreign Ministers of the countries “Norman Quartet” in late November.

Previously the foreign Ministry of Germany stated about the forthcoming Ministerial meeting “channel four”.

We will remind, in the night from 19 to 20 October in Berlin took place negotiations of the leaders of the “Normandy format”. For five hours, Petro Poroshenko, Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin and Francois Hollande, were the words after the Chancellor, “the difficult conversation”.

During the meeting the parties agreed to develop and adopt the draft roadmap for the Donbas, discussed the work of the OSCE mission.