01.06.16 20:00

Signals of lifting sanctions against Russia counterproductive, - Klimkin in Germany

Any signals that indicate gradual removal of sanctions against Russia in case of progress in the implementation of the Minsk agreements are counterproductive.

Ukraine's Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said during a meeting with Foreign Minister of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin today, Censor.NET reports citing the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's Twitter.

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Earlier, Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Germany was ready to discuss easing of sanctions against Russia. He also noted that Germany expects Russia to show progress before July.
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