KALININGRAD, January 15. The U.S. assistant Secretary of state for Europe and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland arrives on Friday in Kaliningrad oblast from Lithuania, said a source from the border Department in the region.
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“It is expected that Victoria Nuland will arrive in the region through the border checkpoint Chernyshevsky-kibartaj”, – said the interlocutor, without specifying the time to cross the border.
As expected, on the border of the Kaliningrad region and Lithuania will be held the meeting with Nuland, assistant of the RF President Vladislav Surkov. He arrived in Kaliningrad on Thursday, said a source at the airport Khrabrovo. “Vladislav Surkov has arrived in Kaliningrad yesterday (14 January). This morning in Kaliningrad was also visited by a group from the USA”, – said the source.
In the government of the Kaliningrad region reported that while the upcoming negotiations do not have. “We have such information yet,” – said the representative of the press service of the regional government.
According to the newspaper “Kommersant”, the meeting with Surkov Nuland consultations are planned “around the implementation of the Minsk agreements on settling the conflict in Donbass”.
The Minsk agreement extended to 2016