REUTERS

“On May 17, Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland travels from Vienna, Austria, to Moscow, Russia. She will meet with senior Russian government officials to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine and next steps to implement the Minsk agreements in support of the Normandy countries and the Trilateral Contact Group,” reads the report.

Nuland will also discuss a range of bilateral and regional issues with Russian officials, the U.S. State Department says.

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