The group’s meeting at the level of experts is expected to continue on Friday, Aug. 1.
The Belarusian TV channels broadcast a muted video that shows
representatives of the Contact Group sitting around the negotiating
table, as well as close-up views of former Ukrainian President Leonid
Kuchma and Russian Ambassador to Kyiv Mikhail Zurabov.
The participants in the meeting did not offer any televised remarks.