First Deputy Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN Dmitry Polyansky said that Russia was initiating a UNSC meeting on Ukraine to discuss the Minsk agreements, Interfax reports.
"Due to the with the fifth anniversary of the Complex of Measures on Implementation of Minsk Agreements, which is celebrated today, on February 12, and following the fifth anniversary of the adoption of UNSCR resolution 2202 (February 17), Russia has scheduled a Security Council briefing,” the First Deputy Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN said.
According to him, the meeting of the Security Council on Ukraine is expected to be held on February 18.
As we reported earlier, on February 12, the Trilateral Contact Group on the peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas "almost agreed" on the next area for the disengagement of forces and equipment, which is located near Hnutove village of Donetsk region.
According to Darka Olifer, the spokesperson for the second Ukrainian president and Ukraine's Trilateral Contact Group envoy Leonid Kuchma, the parties focused on the necessity of ensuring a complete and comprehensive ceasefire, which is currently being violated by illegal armed units in certain districts of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.