The United Nations welcomes the Russian-American dialogue on security issues and supports all negotiation efforts in this direction.
The statement came from Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, TASS reports.
“The Secretary-General is aware of the relevant information in the media. We welcome the dialogue between Russia and the United States at various levels to reduce existing difficulties, reduce tensions and ensure peace in the region.
“The Secretary-General reminds all stakeholders that they are responsible for the peaceful settlement of the conflict in eastern Ukraine in accordance with the Minsk Agreements established by Security Council Resolution 2202, and reaffirms the UN’s support for the ongoing negotiation process to achieve this goal.” .