Leonid Kravchuchka: Evgeny Kotenko / RIA Novosti
The first President of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk has called the scheme the return of the Crimea and the Donbass. His words leads RIA Novosti with reference to the Ukrainian TV channel “Direct”.
He said that the Donbass could come back under Ukraine’s control himself, with the help of the world community. “We have to act on the idea of peace, the fact peace and for peace. That makes now the President [Vladimir] Zelensky. So I think that’s possible,” said former Ukrainian Prime.
For the return of the Peninsula need a different scheme, said Kravchuk. He added that Kiev will never renounce its territorial integrity and from the Crimea. According to him, the Peninsula is located in the system of Russian relations, therefore, the method of refund will be different, but will work. However, the first President of Ukraine was unable to say when this will happen.
Earlier in January, Kravchuk said that Ukraine consists of three small countries and “cannot find the DNA.” “We are a country of diverse interests. Now Ukraine has three little Ukraine: South-East, West and Center,” he said.
Crimea reunited with Russia following the March 2014 referendum in which the majority of voters the people of the region supported this decision. Kiev refused to recognize the results of the plebiscite. In Moscow insist that the accession of the region conform to the norms of international law.
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