Minsk Talks group hold this year’s last session

16:45, 20 December 2017

Minsk hosts the session of the namesake trilateral group for settlement of Donbas conflict.

The 25th session is also the last one this year. The sides discuss the final stage of exchange of hostages and the ‘Christmas ceasefire,’ which is supposed to let the civilians celebrate the holidays in peace.

Other topics are the withdrawal of Russian officers from the Joint Control and Coordination Centre, mine clearing operations and withdrawal of the heavy weaponry.