The negotiations of the assistants to the heads of the Normandy Four planned for August 28 in Paris have been canceled due to disagreements over the final documents. This was announced by a source close to the negotiations.
вЂњThe meeting was canceled due to the lack of coordination of draft final documents or disagreements to them on the part of Germany, France, and Ukraine," the source said. The source noted that a new date for the meeting has not yet been determined.
The Normandy Four to resolve the situation in Donbas includes Ukraine, Germany, France, and Russia.
The date of August 28, last Saturday, August 22, was announced by the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky. According to him, there was an agreement on a meeting at the level of advisers to the heads of state at the end of August, 28th. Then a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Quartet was to take place and after that вЂ” a meeting of the leaders of the countries.
We will remind, on August 19, the Kremlin confirmed the information of the Ukrainian negotiators in the Trilateral Contact Group on the peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas that negotiations are expected in Paris by the end of August, but did not confirm the date.