Lavrov: the Meeting in the Normandy format will not be

Лавров: Встречи в Нормандском формате не будет

The reason for the death of Zakharchenko. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia has called the murder of the head of the “DNR” serious situation that you want to perform.

After the death of the leader of the self-proclaimed “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko cannot go and speeches about the meeting of the leaders of the four Normandy format in the near future, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, reports TASS.

“In the current situation it is impossible to talk about the next meetings in the “Normandy format” as our European partners,” he said.

According to Lavrov, “this is a serious situation that needs to perform”.

“We’re doing that right now,” said the Minister and added that the murder Zakharchenko – “provocation of Ukraine aimed at disruption of the Minsk agreements”.

Recall that in early August, Lavrov said that a new meeting in “Norman format” could take place “subject to the implementation of previous agreements,” referring to the dilution of forces and means in the region of 3 settlements in the Donbas.

Earlier, Putin’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said that the death of Zakharchenko is “a provocation that leads to increased tensions” in the Donbass.

Zakharchenko was killed on 31 August in an explosion in the center of Donetsk. Later, in “DNR” said that as a result of explosion two persons were lost, nine suffered.

Soon, the Russian foreign Ministry accused Kiev in the death of Zakharchenko. Speaker Maria Zakharova said about “terrorist scenarios” and “carnage”, which implements “the Kiev party of war”.

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