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 Complete cease-fire in Donbas agreed by Trlateral Contact Group in Minsk starting from Easter

The Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine has adopted a statement in Minsk on Friday, giving support to all participants in the Minsk process in their determination to secure a full observation of the cease-fire regime in Donbas as soon as the Easter and the May Holidays begin.

OSCE Special Envoy Martin Sajdik told reporters, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

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"The Trilateral Contact Group and the representatives of certain areas in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine are welcoming the determination of all the participants in the Minsk process aiming to secure a full observation of the cease-fire regime with the start of the Easter and May Holidays, as effective from Saturday, April 30, 2016, at 12:00 midnight," the statement reads.

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The Contact Group participants have agreed that respective orders with regard to the full observation of the cease-fire will be communicated to all responsible persons in the fields. It has also been confirmed that appropriate steps will be taken in order to guarantee security for monitors of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission.

 
 
 
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