The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko entrusted the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the Ministry of Defence to cease fire in the Donbass from April 1. He said this, responding to a question about whether the Ukrainian party is ready to implement the agreements reached in Minsk, -Interfax-Ukraine reports.
"I gave all the necessary commands to the General Staff and the Ministry of Defence", - he said.
Darka Olifer, the press secretary for the Ukrainian representative of Leonid Kuchma at negotiations, reported on March 29 that the parties to the conflict in the Donbass are going to fully comply with the ceasefire from April 1 following the results of the work of the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk.
The Ministry of Defence stated on March 30 that the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the law enforcement agencies involved in ATO are ready to implement the ceasefire agreements in the ATO zone, which were achieved in Minsk following the meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group, from April 1.