German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel is set to visit the areas near the Ukrainian frontline during a two-day trip to the country.
He is expected to discus Berlin's diplomatic role in "countering Russian aggression."
Gabriel was also critical of the US decision to supply Kyiv with anti-tank missiles.
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has said Berlin wants to agree on a UN peacekeeping mandate before Russia's election in March.
All Sources: Deutsche Welle Deutsche Welle