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Statement on Measures for the Implementation of the Minsk Agreements

Minister Charles Flanagan, International relations, Press Releases, Europe, 2015

 

Speaking following the announcement of a "Package of Measures for the Implementation of the Minsk Agreements", Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charlie Flanagan TD, said:

  

“I welcome today’s announcement of a peace deal in Minsk aimed at ending the horrific violence in eastern Ukraine which has claimed over 5300 lives and displaced almost a million people in the last ten months.

"Chancellor Merkel and President Hollande will provide full details and an assessment when they brief the Taoiseach and other EU leaders in Brussels today.”

 

ENDS

Press Office

12 February 2015