Volunteer battalions and not the army that support the current regime in Ukraine, they need to be disarmed and disbanded, said the former Prime Minister Mykola Azarov.
"They must be disarmed. Looters, bandits and rapists must be punished severely, " said Azarov at a press conference in the Russian capital.
according to his vision, battalions appeared, because the army would not shoot at their own People." Needed volunteers, thugs, there gathered those who without hesitation did the shots from the guns on his own people ", - said the former Prime Minister.
Azarov said that the current Ukrainian government is not based on the army and volunteer battalions.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat citizens of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6, 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass 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.