Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to the Republic of South Africa Andrei Molchan met with Dr. Ibrahim Mayaki, the CEO of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency.
Martin Sajdik specified that the subgroup on economic affairs had discussed the available options for paying for water supply in specific areas of Lugansk Oblast and Donetsk Oblast. Participants of the subgroup underlined their desire to find a solution fast since water supply has not been resumed yet.
According to Martin Sajdik, on 15 May the subgroup on security heard out a report on progress in investigating the incident. One OSCE mission officer was killed and another two were injured on 23 April when their vehicle rolled over a land mine.
Igor Petrishenko said he believes that the school for young experts will help find even more correct and necessary decisions for advancing Eurasian integration, that it will help make another significant step on the way of joint mutually beneficial development.
The previous meeting of the OSCE-Ukraine-Russia contact group took place on 26 April. The parties agreed on the mechanism for verifying whether the prisoners of war want to stay where they are after they are released.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's initiative on joint development of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st century Maritime Silk Road promptly proved its relevance and has already received widespread support, Sergei Lebedev said.