The Ukrainian delegation arrived in the region of the Ukrainian-Belarusian border to participate in negotiations with representatives of the Russian Federation. the aggressor country. This is reported by the Verkhovna Rada.
The delegation includes Chairman of the Servant of the People faction David Arakhamia, Minister of Defense of Ukraine Oleksii Reznikov, Advisor to the Head of the Office of the President Mykhailo Podoliak, First Deputy Head of the Ukrainian Delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group Andriy Kostin, MP Rustem Umerov, and Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Mykola Tochytskyi.
The key issue of the negotiations is an immediate ceasefire and the withdrawal of troops from the territory of Ukraine.
"They also wanted to take Motovylovets, but they were worried that the occupiers had already heard about him and could qualify participation as the use of nuclear weapons)))))," MP Yaroslav Zheleznyak joked.
Context. The Russian delegation arrived in Belarusian Gomel on the morning of February 27, but later stated that Ukraine seemed to have sabotaged the agreed negotiations.
Kyiv stated it had discussed the possibility of negotiations while Russia had demanded the Ukrainian army to disarm. In addition, the Ukrainian side opposed the meeting on the territory of Belarus.
However, after the negotiations between Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Alexander Lukashenko, the Belarusian and Russian sides stated that Kyiv confirmed the negotiations, but they would be held on the border of Belarus and Ukraine.