The next meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on Ukraine will take place on August 2 in Minsk. The Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office to the Trilateral Contact Group, the Ambassador Martin Sajdik claimed this at the briefing. It was broadcasted by 112 Ukraine.
Also, Sajdik added that today the members of the task group returned to the issue of the important objects of the infrastructure.
'The sides expressed the readiness to create the security zones where the pumping facilities and Donetsk filtration station are situated', he noted.
The Ukrainian side at Minsk Talks urged to condemn the statement of the leader of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) about Malorossiya. Also, the Ukrainian side at the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk expressed the hope that the investigation of the MH17 crash will be finished and the guilty will be brought to the responsibility.
Moreover, Kyiv stood against the recognition of DPR and LNR documents. The Ukrainian side also raised the issue within the subgroup of security of the Trilateral Contact Group concerning the return to the line of the demarcation set by the Memorandum of September 19, 2014 and the withdrawal of the Russia-backed militants' forces from occupied Debaltseve.
Also, Darka Olifer reported that the issues of the release of the prisoners and OSCE SMM access to Donbas Conflict zone were discussed.