Karasin: the meeting of foreign Ministers in “Norman format” can be expected in December following the OSCE Ministerial Council


MOSCOW, November 20. The next meeting of foreign Ministers in “Normandy format” (Russia, France, Germany, Ukraine) may take place in December. This was stated by state Secretary, Deputy foreign Minister Grigory Karasin.

“Understanding that such a meeting is possible at the level of Ministers of foreign Affairs, is, – Karasin said. But it had to be more specific. While neither the date, nor any more concrete plans unknown.”

“I doubt these meetings will be held prior to the beginning of December, – said the Deputy Minister. – Most likely, it will happen after the OSCE Ministerial Council in Belgrade (3-4 December)”.