In Berlin, October 19, a meeting of all the leaders of "Normandy format" will take place. This was stated by a spokesman for Angela Merkel, Steffen Seibert, reports Associated Press.
According to him, Merkel invited Poroshenko Hollande and Putin to "assess the implementation of the Minsk agreements since their last meeting and discuss further steps."
According to presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov, Putin also confirmed his participation in the meeting of "Norman Quartet".
"Tomorrow the President will travel to Berlin, where he make is not even the one-day but the one-evening working visit, during which he will hold talks with Merkel, Hollande, Poroshenko" - quoted Peskov the "RIA Novosti".
Note that this will be the first meeting of the "Normandy format" this year.
We remind that today Poroshenko, Merkel and Hollande agreed to hold a meeting on October 19 in "Normandy format" in Berlin. The presidential press service said that "the sides agreed to hold a meeting of heads of states in" Normandy format "to encourage Russia to fulfill its part of the Minsk agreement on security."