Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky included first Prime Minister of independent Ukraine Vitold Fokin in the composition of the Ukrainian delegation at the Trilateral Contact Group on Donbas, as the President’s Office reported.
“According to the document, Volodymyr Zelensky appointed Vitold Fokin as the first deputy head of the delegation (by agreement),” the message said.
Earlier, Vitold Fokin accepted the offer to work in Minsk trilateral contact group on Donbas conflict resolution.
Note that Vitold Fokin headed the government of Ukraine in September 1991, and in December of the same year, together with President Leonid Kravchuk, signed the Belovezhskaya Agreement on the liquidation of the Soviet Union on behalf of Ukraine.
As we reported before, President Zelensky appointed Leonid Kravchuk the head of Ukrainian delegation in Minsk Trilateral Contact Group on peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas.