The results of the visit to Washington, foreign Minister of Germany, Sigmar Gabriel announced the readiness of the US administration to accede to a political settlement of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine.
About this Gabriel said during the briefing held after his meeting with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson and Advisor to Donald trump on national security Herbert McMaster, informs news Agency “UNIAN” referring to the DW.
The foreign Minister of Germany expressed the hope that in the future the United States will participate actively in the political resolution of the conflict in the Donbass. According to him, both of his interlocutor clearly stated the U.S. willingness to cooperate with Europe in this matter.
“At the beginning of the new government it was not so clear,” – said Gabriel.
He noted that to date, among the Western countries most involved in the political settlement of the conflict to take Germany and France, United in the so-called “Normandy format.”
Sigmar Gabriel also added that the United States was able to actively participate in the negotiations, they should achieve stability in the government.
“America needs to be able to a powerful actions in the world along with us, Europeans”, – he stressed and added that Europe is interested in the powerful efforts of the Americans.
Now the US administration stated that it did not intend to join the “channel format”, however, are willing to support.