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Results of the sitting of the Contact group (January 17)

The first sitting of the Contact Group in Minsk this year was with an incident caused by the Ukrainian party. The representative of Ukrainian delegation in the working group on humanitarian issues, Irina Gerashchenko, tried to sabotage a work of the Contact Group. The situation was saved by a constructive position of the OSCE SMM Coordinator of the Contact Group Martin Saidik and the mediators of the Russian Federation. The work was continued according to the approved agenda.