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Office Zelensky commented on the agreement on ceasefire in the Donbass

The observance of the cease-fire is a basic prerequisite for the implementation of the Minsk agreements and opens the way for implementation of other provisions of this agreement, said the press service of the office of the President of Ukraine.

A videoconference of the contact group on the Donbas held on Wednesday. The parties agreed to a ceasefire on the line of demarcation in the Donbass from July 27.

"Compliance with full and comprehensive ceasefire, if it is observed by the other party, is the basic precondition for the implementation of the Minsk agreements and opens the way for implementation of other provisions of those agreements", - stated in the message.

The Ukrainian side noted that a breakthrough in the trilateral contact group's work in this direction is the result of effective work of the Kiev, with the support of international partners in Berlin and Paris, as well as the work of political advisers and foreign Ministers "channel four".

"As part of a political group, it was noted that a full and comprehensive ceasefire is the basic prerequisite for a political settlement," - said in the office of the President.