Censor.NET reports citing Russian Interfax news agency.
According to John Kerry, the U.S. authorities expect that the sooner Minsk agreements are implemented, the sooner the U.S. and EU sanctions will be lifted.
U.S. Secretary of State said that the parties had agreed at a meeting in Moscow on the need to continue two-way process (Karasin-Nuland channel of communication) between the U.S. and the Russian Federation on Ukraine agreed by the presidents several months ago.
He also stressed that the United States was not pursuing a policy aimed at isolating Russia.
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