Council of Europe Expressed Support for Poroshenko's Peace Plan and Hope for Ukrainian-Russian Negotiations


Thorbjorn Jagland hopes that the Ukrainian and Russian sides will sit at the negotiating table in the near future.

Secretary-General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jaglandexpressed support for the peace plan of Ukrainian President PetroPoroshenko. It was reported by the Council's press center, Censor.NET informs, refering tolb.ua.

"President Poroshenko has our full support to this plan for easternUkraine - an important step forward to achieve peace and stabilityin Ukraine," Jagland stressed.

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According to Thorbjørn Jagland, in the current situation it is themost important that all parties refrained from violence and to puthuman rights and the law above all ambitions.

Jagland also expects that after the announcement of the peaceplan situation in eastern Ukraine will stabilize, and the Ukrainianand Russian sides will quickly sit at the negotiating table.

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Yesterday, the EU Foreign Affairs Council welcomed an announcementby President Poroshenko of a ceasefire and a 15-point plan forpeaceful settlement of the crisis in Eastern Ukraine.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n290968