The agreement on ceasefire in Donbas was supported by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande, according to their joint statement issued by the press service of the Germany government.
"Merkel and Hollande support the agreement of the Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine regarding the full ceasefire throughout the conflict zone on the occasion of the beginning of the academic year. They emphasize that this step should be the starting point for a sustainable ceasefire, "reads the statement.
As noted, France and Germany continue to support the territorial integrity of Ukraine.
It should be noted that the ceasefire mode was established in Donbas from 00:00 on September 1.