The situation around North Korea and the deployment of UN peacekeepers in the Donbas became the key topics of telephone conversations of the foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov and Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany Sigmar Gabriel
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov discussed by telephone with foreign Minister of Germany Sigmar Gabriel, the situation around North Korea.
As have informed in the Russian foreign Ministry, the Ministers condemned the missile and nuclear activity of North Korea. Lavrov and Gabriel stressed the need for resolving the problem exclusively through political and diplomatic means.
In addition, we discussed the Russian initiative on the establishment of the UN mission to promote the protection of the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE in the Donbass.
Putin discussed with Merkel the deployment of UN peacekeepers in the Donbass
The US state Department commented on the idea of deploying UN peacekeepers in Donbas