Photo: home “Ops of the President of Ukraine” on Facebook
The new head of the office of the President of Ukraine Andrey Ermak announced the availability of Kiev has a clear plan for elections in the Donbass in 2020. Stream his first briefing in his new position was conducted in Facebook.
Ermak said about the impossibility of holding any elections in the Donbass, while there are foreign military and illegal armed groups and in Kyiv took control of the area of the border in this region.
According to him, during the negotiations can be some compromises, but not to the detriment of Ukraine. “There are conditions, without which elections are not possible. We with the Ukrainian side is ready to fulfill all the agreements that were reached. Secondly, we have a clear plan for what should happen at the end of the October elections could be held throughout Ukraine in accordance with Ukrainian laws,” — said Yermak.
Details of the plan policies is not revealed.
In late January, the representative of Ukraine in the Tripartite contact group Alexey Reznikov stated the need for revision of the Minsk agreements. Kiev insists on the complete disarmament of the self-proclaimed republics of Donbass, the transfer of control of the border.
The war in the Donbass began in 2014 after the change of Central government in Ukraine, during which toppled President Viktor Yanukovych. Part of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions declared independence. Ukraine accuses Russia of supporting republics and occupation. Moscow rejects the claim.
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