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Putin and Merkel discussed UN peacekeeping operations in Donbass

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Putin and Merkel discussed UN peacekeeping operations in Donbass


11.09.2017

The Presidential Administration of RussiaRussian President supports the possibility of UN peacekeeping mission placement not only along the line of contact with Donbass. He has shared his thoughts during the phone conversation with German chancellor Angela Merkel, TASS reports. The phone talk took place on September, 11.

Vladimir Putin has considered suggestions made by Angela Merkel that UN peacekeepers could be deployed not only along the line of contact. He has noted that Russia is ready to add this issue to the UN Mission functions list that was included in the Security Council draft resolution project proposal made by RF.

Russian President has explained that peacemakers can protect OBSE members not only at the line of contact but also in other locations they may frequent.

Apart from this, Russian and German politicians have discussed the implementation of the Minsk agreements. They have underlined unacceptability of violations of the ceasefire regime in Donbass undermining the so-called “school truce”.

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