UN Secretary-General welcomes the agreement on ceasefire in the Donbas

Генсек ООН приветствует договоренность о прекращении огня на Донбассе

UN Secretary-General ban Ki-moon

UN Secretary General ban Ki-moon endorsed the agreement on the ceasefire from 24 December in the Donbass. This was stated by the official representative of the Secretary General Stefan Dyuzharrik, reports “Interfax”.

“The Secretary-General welcomes this achievement and hopes that it will put an end to the deadly violence along the line of contact in Eastern Ukraine. He expects everything and it will ensure the return of peace and the continuation of the Minsk process with a view to achieving tangible success,” said Dujarric.

We will remind, on December 21, the Trilateral contact group on settling the situation in Eastern Ukraine called for a complete ceasefire from 00:00 on 24 December in the Donbass.

Today, President Petro Poroshenko expressed the hope that the introduction of the “regime of silence” in Donbas from December 24, will be permanent.

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