Media called the exact date of the telephone conversation leaders “channel four”
Another telephone conversation of the leaders of “Norman Quartet”, which includes the presidents of Ukraine, Russia, France and Chancellor of Germany, tentatively scheduled for July 24.
It is reported DT.UA citing sources in the foreign Ministry.
The publication reports that President Petro Poroshenko pins hopes for progress in the Minsk process with the newly appointed US special envoy for Ukraine by Kurt Walker.
Peskov said that the talks of the Norman Quartet “not enough meat”
“The presidential administration I hope that Walker will take a tougher stance than its predecessor, Victoria nulland, that it will be less conformist initiatives Surkov, and that he is able to find pain points that will force Moscow to make big concessions in the course of implementation of the Minsk process,” – said in the article Sergei Rachmaninoff, who revealed the date of the telephone conversations.
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The author notes that Walker intends to soon visit Moscow to clarify the negotiating position of the Russians in the Minsk process and in the next two months to formulate a package of specific proposals that could bring the negotiations out of the impasse.
We will remind, on July 9, President Poroshenko announced the conversation leaders “channel four” on the phone in July. And on the eve of foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said that the conversation could take place after July 23.
Incidentally, July 7, U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson has appointed former US Ambassador to NATO Kurt Walker special representative for Ukraine. His responsibilities include coordination of all efforts of the state Department to resolve the conflict resulting from the invasion of Russia in Crimea and then in Eastern Ukraine.