Ukraine is ready to sign a ceasefire agreement in the Donbas conflict zone if Russia and pro Moscow gunmen implement all provisions of Minsk agreement.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN Yuriy Sergeyev made the statement at a meeting of the UN Security Council on Wednesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
"Despite an increase in terrorists' pressure and operations, Ukraine is ready to sign a ceasefire agreement if complete implementation of Minsk agreements is achieved," the diplomat said.
He said "Ukraine is committed to peace and expects the same adherence to Minsk agreement from Russian side."
Sergeyev reminded that it was Russian President who has repeatedly confirmed its readiness to fully implement Minsk agreement, without any exceptions."This position, in particular, has been declared at a multilateral summit in Milan," the Ukrainian representative said.