The head of the military-civil administration of Lugansk area (RSA) Georgy Tuka believes that local elections in the Luhansk region have the opportunity to not take place in 2017.
previously the Head of the military-civil administration of the Donetsk region Pavel Zhebrivsky said that holding elections in the region should be postponed for 2 years, until 2017, when the area " will be completely broken down and will make healthy sprouts of new political forces."
"I'm not sure that the current conditions will hold elections even in 2017," said Tuck in the Ukrainian TV channel ICTV on the first day of the week.
according to his vision, local elections in the area is impossible due to the significant reduction of the residents in the area due to armed conflict, as well as " paralysis of Power." In addition Tuka said that controlled Ukraine Lugansk region remain in the civil service and continue to work in other areas of those who participated in the organization of the referendum on self-determination of the region in may 2014.
Tuck noticed that he will do everything in their power to citizens who organized the referendum, was punished.
The Parliament of Ukraine appointed on 25 October next local elections. According to the document, the elections will not take place beyond the control of Kiev on the territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The list of cities controlled by Kiev in Donbass, which will be held local elections will determine the Ukrainian Central election Commission.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of the population 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.