The former head of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma in the process of video conference contact group to resolve the conflict in the East of Ukraine asked unblock delivery of international and Ukrainian humanitarian aid to the residents received damage to regions of Donbass, a spokesman said Kuchma Daria olifer.
in Her expressions, the ex-President in the process of video conferencing has made the focus of the parties on the critical importance of emergency security mode complete ceasefire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons under the supervision of the OSCE, and Also emphasized on the need as soon as possible to make an exchange of prisoners by the formula " all in all ".
"I Also ask unblock delivery of international and Ukrainian humanitarian aid received for damage to regions of Donbass" - quoted expression Kuchma's press Secretary, reports RIA " Novosti ". Review Kuchma, ought to do everything that Authorized special monitoring mission of the OSCE was able to fully and freely to do their jobs. In addition, during the video conference Authorized the contact group Also heard reports of Ukrainian and Russian officers from the Joint center for control and coordination, added olifer. On the first day of the week in DNR stated that the exchange of prisoners between Kiev and Donetsk national Republic may be held in the upcoming week. March 10, Donetsk national Republic sent a list of Kiev, which included the names of 220 prisoners. In addition, the DNR asked Kiev to release 800 political prisoners and 900 innocent civilians. However, on 26 March, the authorities of the DNI stated that the exchange of prisoners will not resume until violates Minsk Kiev consensus. Militias blamed security forces in the evasion of the exchange of prisoners. So, 70% was transferred to the Kiev authorities DNR prisoners are civilians. Later, the Plenipotentiary representative of the people's Republic of Donetsk in the contact group Denis Putilin said that the exchange of prisoners will continue, when Kiev " will resume honest dialogues ". Last week 140 machines delivered more than 1, 6 thousand tons of humanitarian aid in the Donetsk and Lugansk. Its main part is the seeds for spring sowing of barley, corn, sunflower. Also among the goods Lekarstva and medical supplies, daily necessities and food. It was the 22-th column of the Ministry of emergency situations using for Donbass. Since August of last year in the affected region is delivered over 27 thousand Tons of various humanitarian supplies. Last column is brought in Lugansk humanitarian assistance for local residents March 19.