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German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas will pay a visit to the city of Kyiv on the 29th anniversary of Ukraine's independence on August 24.

"On August 24, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba will hold talks with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas who will visit Kyiv on Independence Day," the ministry reported on August 21.

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The ministers will also outline joint steps in the Normandy format to achieve progress in a peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas.

What is more, Kuleba and Maas will also discuss practical measures to strengthen Ukrainian-German cooperation and interaction between foreign ministries. Particular attention will be focused on the issues of European and Euro-Atlantic integration of Ukraine, including taking into account the German presidency in the EU.