Lutsenko: elections in the Donbass will be held after the cessation of hostilities
The law on the special status for certain districts of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts in fact said about the fact that elections in these districts will be held After the cessation of hostilities and withdrawal of occupying troops, "said on Thursday the leader of the presidential faction" Block of Petro Poroshenko " Yuriy Lutsenko.
The constitutional Commission last week approved the draft changes to the Constitution in terms of decentralization. The Commission adopted the draft does not provide for a special status for certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, but only prescribes that he be Appointed a special legislative act. The rule of the sequence of Commission of local government in certain areas of Donbass on the basis of the law is proposed to consolidate the transitional provisions of the Constitution.
Kyiv plans to hold local elections in the country on October 25. Along with this, the DND has appointed the election on October 18.
"Does this entry in the Constitution of autonomy or federalization? No it doesn't. The occupied territory remain part of the Ukrainian territory of the country. Still, the Law imposes only a special status for the election of local government in those areas. In fact it means respecting the fact that the elections will be held there After the cessation of hostilities and withdrawal of occupying troops ", - Lutsenko wrote on his page century
at rallies in early April of this past year the residents of Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine, do not recognise the legitimacy of the February coup, announced the development of " people's republics ". After held in may referendum of the Republic declared its sovereignty and later formed the Union of " new Russia ", put together their own authorities. Kiev DND and LNR not recognized and began against the inhabitants of the region force special operation. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict were about 6, 5 thousand people
Moscow has stated many times that completely uninvolved in the events in the South-East of Ukraine, does not supply the militia military equipment and ammunition, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.