The Foreign ministers of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France have discussed the implementation of the conclusions of the last summit in Paris, with the aim of achieving tangible progress for the people in eastern Ukraine.
Due to the conflict in eastern Ukraine, four million people are dependent on humanitarian aid. During the winter months, freezing temperatures make life even more difficult. Germany will therefore increase its assistance for 2020 by four million euros.
Germany is very keen to see a stable, democratic and economically flourishing Ukraine. That is why the German Government has provided the country with such a high level of support. Since 2014, Germany…
After intensive negotiations, the Russian company Gazprom and the Ukrainian company Naftogaz concluded a new contract for gas transit through Ukraine on 31 December 2019 – one day prior to the expiry of the old agreement. The gas transit through Ukraine is thus secured for the next five years.
The heads of state or government of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France are meeting in Paris today. This Normandy summit is intended to inject impetus into efforts to resolve the conflict and to facilitate tangible progress for the people in eastern Ukraine.