Lithuania along with other states assumes the efforts to restore peace in the east of Ukraine as it understands that the war is the global issue.
“We are well aware that these events the war, which take place in our state not only our issue. It is a global issue and it is hard to overestimate its consequences. And the Republic of Lithuania and many other states joint the efforts for preservation and restoration of peace, understanding it,” Razumkov said.
Earlier President of Lithuania Gitanas Nauseda stated he believes that Russia would benefit from Steinmeier formula more than Ukraine. The Lithuanian leader assumed that someone pushes the Ukrainian government to agreement with the Russian side.
Earlier Macron stated that the leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine will meet in Paris on December 9 to intensify the efforts on the search for the peaceful settlement of Donbas Conflict.
On November 12, Darka Olifer, the Spokesperson of Ukraine’s Representative Leonid Kuchma, reported that all obstacles for holding of Normandy Four leaders meeting were lifted at the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk.
Earlier Russia considered the possibility of participation in the Normandy Format summit after signing of Steinmeier formula by the Ukrainian side. The disengagement of forces in three areas should precede the implementation of Steinmeier formula.