ZEN001. Minsk (Belarus), 31/01/2015.- Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov arrives for peace talks at the presidential residence in Minsk, Belarus, 31 January 2015. A fresh round of peace talks was to start in Minsk among the participants of the Ukraine Contact Group - Russia, Ukraine and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) - who seek a peaceful settlement in the east of Ukraine. Fighting in Ukraine has been ongoing since mid-April 2014. The government in Kiev does not recognize the declared independence of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions, and pro-Russian militants refuse to cooperate with the pro-European leadership in Kiev. (Bielorrusia, Rusia, Ucrania) EFE/EPA/TATYANA ZENKOVICH (Bielorrusia, Rusia, Ucrania) EFE/EPA/TATYANA ZENKOVICH

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