The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov will hold talks with his German counterpart Sigmar Gabriel on June 28 in Krasnodar.
She said this during a weekly briefing.
“On June 28 to participate in the opening 14 of the Russian-German conference of cities of the partners will be the Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. The German side planned by the Vice-Chancellor, Federal Minister for foreign Affairs of Germany Mr. Gabriel,” said Zakharov.
In early may, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov held a telephone conversation with the foreign Minister of Germany Sigmar Gabriel at the initiative of the German side. It was noted that the Ministers reaffirmed the readiness to continue close cooperation in the framework of the Normandy format in order for a speedy settlement of the internal Ukrainian conflict.