The foreign Ministry of Ukraine considers it possible diplomatic solution to the confrontation in the Donbass in the number of conditions in which the release of prisoners and the holding of elections, said the head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin.
"Ukraine should apply all means for their protection, but the goal is the implementation of all of the Minsk agreements, if we are going to work on de-escalation, if we release all hostages and go in the direction of fair elections, I am confident that we will reach a diplomatic solution to resolve the conflict in the Donbas)," - said Klimkin in broadcast television channel " Ukraine ", RIA " Novosti ".
before Wednesday stated that the joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire regime in the Donbas has prepared a plan for the demilitarization of the Donetsk airport and near Gorlovka, the document is placed on the consideration of the parties to the conflict. Tuesday held a video conference of the Contact group on the resolution of the conflict situation in the Donbass. Review by the authorized representatives of the DND and LNR Denis Pushilin and Vladislav Danego, dialogues ended in practice to no avail. As stated by the results of the videoconference Ukraine, Kiev offers to put 10 points on the monitoring of the ceasefire, as well as among them in the Donetsk airport and the village of Shirokino, Donetsk region. It was also stated that the Ukrainian side proposes the signing of the order on the withdrawal of tanks, mortars and cannons with a calibre of not more than 100 millimetres. on 4 April, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia S. Lavrov Century said that the possibility of removal in the conflict area in Ukraine arms caliber is discussed below 100 mm. April 2 was declared that the common centre of monitoring and coordination of the ceasefire (SCCC) has developed a draft Treaty on the withdrawal of tanks from the frontline. First Deputy commander of the headquarters of the militia DND Eduard Baturin said that in the headquarters of the militia DND consider the adoption of an additional document requiring withdrawal from the contact line in Donbass tanks.