Dialogues with European politicians about the next international forum in Donetsk will start in Italy in the near future, said the people's Deputy of the European Parliament (EP) Jean-Luc Schaffhauser.
As reported, Schaffhauser said that to resolve the military conflict and discuss further economic development of the self-proclaimed DND and LNR foreign participants of the forum suggest to fix the date of the next forum in September or October this year. According to Schaffhauser, in the near future in Italy will start dialogues with European politicians on this.
"We must meet with our colleagues and to begin to discuss this, maybe to meet in Rome, I think this will be the second Rome agreement, which will be the basis for a new Europe ", - quotes the words of the Deputy of the Agency.
Schaffhauser said that the European delegates in the future agree to participate in such events, where you will be invited politicians, correspondents and experts from different countries.
"When We'll meet, I dream that we will be able to attract and commissioners of the European authorities, national parliaments, and then We can discuss the next stage - the opening in the DPR and LPR representatives of European parties and organizations. So I see the traffic for our further work ", - is informed in the report.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand people.
The settlement of the situation in the Donbas is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict. The last document is dated 12 February - in addition to the ceasefire, withdrawal of heavy weapons and creating a security zone, obliges the Authorities of Ukraine to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of conduct in local elections, entering into the Constitution of Ukraine of change, involving the decentralization of Power, as well as on the issue of legislative recognition of special status of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ". The results of the last meeting of the contact group 6 may present turned out to form four working sub-groups on specific aspects of de-escalation of the conflict. It is envisaged that they will start operating already in the middle of may.