On March 1 Pavlo Klimkin, Minister for Foreign Affairs of
Ukraine met with Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the
Red Cross (ICRC).
P.Klimkin noted the importance of
Ukraine’s cooperation with the ICRC for the delivery of international
humanitarian aid to the people living in the occupied territories of Donbas.
Minister for Foreign Affairs urged the ICRC to enhance
further monitoring of conditions in which Ukrainian detainees are being held by
the Russian side on the territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, ARC and the
Russian Federation, in particular Nadiya Savchenko, Oleg Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko, as well as
to pay due attention to detainees with critical health conditions, such as Oleksandr Kostenko and Yurii Soloshenko.
The parties have agreed to intensify bilateral cooperation
in the fields of conducting searches of missing persons, as well as finding
ways to ensure that the Russian side provides wider access to detainees.