Gerashenko Quits Trilateral Contact Group
The First Vice Speaker gave no specific reason for her departure
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First Vice Speaker of the Parliament of Ukraine Iryna Gerashchenko has said that she has written a statement as the presidential commissioner for peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas and a representative of Ukraine in the humanitarian subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group, Ukraine Russian and the OSCE, asking President Petro Poroshenko to release her from these duties.
Gerashchenko made this statement during a presentation of the report on her activity as the position of the Ukrainian presidential commissioner for peaceful settlement of the situation in Donetsk and Luhansk regions, a Ukrinform correspondent reports.
“I thanked President Poroshenko for this high honor to work in his team for over five years trying to settle these difficult issues,” Gerashchenko said.
At the same time, she noted that the membership of the Minsk Group, represented by Ukraine Russia and the OSCE as well, should be refreshed.