The Special Envoy of the USA on Ukraine Kurt Volker met the MPs of the Verkhovna Rada and the representatives of Ukraine at the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on Ukraine. The representative of Ukraine at the TCG on Ukraine Olga Aivazovska reported this at Facebook.
‘The meeting of the Ukrainian Parliament MPs from the different parties and representatives of Ukraine at the Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine with the US Special Envoy on Ukraine Kurt Volker took place today. I can confirm that we have the understanding concerns the nature of the armed conflict and role of Russia. It is optimistic as for me’, Aivazovska wrote.
The first Deputy of the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada and the representative of Ukraine at the humanitarian subgroup in TCG Iryna Gerashchenko who also took part in the meeting with Volker reported that the sides exchanged the opinions on the issues of security and humanitarian situation in Donbas and nonfulfillment of the Minsk Agreements and the ways of its implementation.
‘I told about the problems of the release of the prisoners. The colleagues concentrated on the attraction of the Verkhovna Rada to the peaceful process, they talked about our law making work that aims to support the citizens of the occupied territories. The honest exchange of the opinions and the role of the parliament in the peaceful processes remain to be extremely important’, Gerashchenko wrote.