The possibility of sending UN peacekeepers to Ukraine in practical terms not discussed, said Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Gennady Gatilov.
"The theme of the peacekeepers currently stalled and, in practice, none of our partners, among them West, did not consider it relevant, for this reason, in practical terms, this issue is not currently being discussed," said the diplomat.- There was a time when Ukrainians actively raised, and in the UN Secretariat, speaking with the request to send peacekeepers, but then this Topic has not received ". According to Gatilov, To monitor the implementation of the Minsk agreements enough observation mission of the Organization for Security and cooperation in the European Union, reports the news Agency." The OSCE works on the spot, gives a fairly objective assessment, and in our opinion, this is exactly the mechanism that is needed For monitoring the observance of the Minsk agreements ", - said the Deputy Minister. He also recalled that the agreement was no question of the establishment of any peacekeeping forces there is not "." All that is now necessary is to focus on the execution of the Minsk agreements. Has All relevant mechanisms, and the OSCE ", - noted Gatilov. First, UN Secretary-General ban Ki-moon in conversation with Poroshenko reminded that the decision to send a peacekeeping mission to Ukraine is obliged to accept the UN security Council.
Gatilov also said that the Russian Federation considers it "illogical and unnecessary" the development of the international Tribunal for the collapse of the Malaysian aircraft in Ukraine, reports RIA " Novosti "." We were not satisfied in principle with this idea, " said Gatilov. He explained that, first, the proceedings are still pending and no final conclusions were made. Gatilov said that the Netherlands are obliged to report on the causes of the disaster to the end of the year." The adoption of some resolutions with the creation of the tribunals looks extremely premature and illogical in this situation. We believe that there is no resolution at present should not be ", - said the Deputy Minister. Remember, the Netherlands called for an international court on the case about the crash of Boeing in Ukraine.