The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine no one can put pressure on the question of rendering the Donbass special status, And Ukraine, according to his statement, does not infringe under the Minsk agreements rules on the status of this region.
The reform of the Constitution in terms of decentralization is provided by the Complex of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements, signed by the contact group in February 2015. A proper clarification in the Basic law must take into account peculiarities of particular districts of Donetsk And Luhansk regions, agreed with the commissioners of these districts ". The authorities of the self-proclaimed DND AND LNR many times sent its proposals for reform, but never received a reply.
"No pressure on Ukraine on the Ukrainian authorities or to me in person, And there can't be, because I exercise this pressure will not allow, because I'm her Manager, I am the guarantor of the Ukrainian Constitution, And we will decide only based on the interests of Ukraine. Ukraine took on their own shoulders obligations in the framework of the Minsk process And implemented in the special regime of local government in certain districts of Donetsk And Lugansk regions ", - said Poroshenko on the last working day of the week in the evening in an interview with Ukrainian TV channel " inter ".
He explained that Ukraine has adopted the relevant law And all obligations that the country has taken on its own shoulders, displayed in the act. Poroshenko also said that in the creation of change in the Constitution of Ukraine was attended by Authorized representatives of Donetsk And Lugansk, which, according to his statement, represent the people.
"In order to defend any interpretations of special regime of local government, as far as I know, the Constitutional Commission made a proposal in the transitional provisions to show that the regime of local government in certain districts of Donetsk And Lugansk regions is determined by legislative act. And so ensured the absolute legitimacy of the standards that is voted on in Parliament And which fully comply with the Minsk agreements. For this reason And the constitutional settlement of this question, in my vision, after the vote changes to the Constitution in Parliament will be completed, " - said the head of Ukraine.
He also recalled that the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe has supported developed by the Constitutional Commission clarify in the Basic law of Ukraine.
The constitutional Commission of Ukraine on the last working day of the week approved the draft amendments to the Constitution to decentralize Power, sent a document to the President. Authorized self-proclaimed republics of participation in the work of the Commission was not accepted.