Statements made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development Spokesperson (Paris, January 28, 2015)


Ukraine - Extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council meeting (Brussels, January 29, 2015)

Mr. Harlem D├ęsir, Minister of State for European Affairs, will travel to Brussels tomorrow to participate in the extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council meeting devoted to the situation in eastern Ukraine.

The European ministers will discuss the measures to be taken in order to achieve, as swiftly as possible, the full implementation of the Minsk agreements, the only way to secure a peaceful and lasting solution to the crisis.

The European Council meeting on February 12 will also provide an opportunity for exchanges between the member states on the situation in eastern Ukraine at the level of heads of state and government.