“Norman” the foreign Minister will meet in may

"Нормандские" главы МИД соберутся в мае

The meeting of Ministers in the Normandy format could be held in the first half of may.

The Ministerial meeting in “Norman format” could take place in the first half of may, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, reports Interfax.

“This opportunity worked out. While no specific dates, places, agreement has not been reached. But the possibility of holding a Ministerial meeting in the Normandy format in the first half of may is really being discussed”, – said Zakharov.

Earlier, Western diplomatic sources told the news Agency that the meeting “Norman Quartet” (Russia, Germany, France, Ukraine) at the level of foreign Ministers may take place on 11 may in Berlin.

We will remind, last meeting of foreign Ministers “channel four” took place on 3 March in Paris. The meeting of foreign Ministers of the countries “Norman four” lasted more than three hours. The Ministers discussed settlement of the conflict in the Donbas.

During the negotiations and failed to reach consensus on the elections in the Donbass. Germany and France insisted on holding the elections not later than June. Russia was ready to support this proposal, but Ukraine asked not to insist on this. Kiev suggested to focus on the elaboration of security issues.