Surkov will meet with Nuland in the third year


Thursday, June 23 in Moscow will host the next meeting, Vladislav Surkov, and Victoria Nuland, said the source . The last time politicians met during the visit of U.S. assistant Secretary of state in Moscow on may 18. On the upcoming June 23 meeting Surkov and Nulad also told the TASS and “Interface”.

“The U.S. Deputy Secretary of state Victoria Nuland is scheduled to meet Thursday in Moscow with the assistant to the Russian President Vladislav Surkov,” — said the source “Interface”.

One Agency source familiar with the situation, in turn, said that during the meeting, the politicians will discuss the issues of peaceful settlement in Southeast Ukraine. Among them — the sequence of execution of the Minsk package of measures to resolve the conflict.

“Representatives of the breakaway republics [DPR and LPR] insist on sequential execution contained in the package of measures points, while Kiev considers these items as separate measures that can be executed in arbitrary order,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

If Nuland and Surkov will agree on these issues, the relevant documents can be brought up for discussion, “Norman Quartet”, about the preparation of the meeting which announced the day before French President Francois Hollande.

Scheduled for June 23 meeting, Vladislav Surkov and Victoria Nuland will be the third in 2016. During a meeting in mid-may in mid-may, politicians also discussed the situation in Donbas and the implementation of the Minsk agreements. The assistant Secretary called the meeting “very constructive”.

She also visited Russia in January of this year. Then Nuland meeting with Surkov, which lasted several hours, took place near Kaliningrad. the assistant to the Russian President called the talks useful. He noted that during the meeting was spent brainstorming on the issue of the Minsk agreements. The official U.S. state Department spokesman John Kirby also called the talks “constructive”.