Plenipotentiary representative of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic in the negotiations of the contact group Denis Putilin called an important signal of the statement of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel's commitment to the Minsk agreements.
on the first day of the week in Berlin were dialogues Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. According to their results, Merkel said the leaders of the three countries gathered in the German capital, "to Express support for the" Minsk-2 ", and not to jeopardize this, "and stressed that the Minsk agreement" remain the Foundation of a peaceful settlement in Ukraine."
"What we heard from Merkel and Hollande that" Minsk-2 "is the basis, is important, important signal, but now it is more important to get from Kiev to perform complex measures and the termination of the simulation," said Pushilin Fins news .
Evaluating the words of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, who also said about the Fact that the Minsk agreements, there is no alternative, Pushilin said that " nothing new that is not ".
"Unfortunately, we hear from Poroshenko such statements to Europe for a long time, they, unfortunately, only for show. It remains to wait for the 26th, we'll see how the meeting goes (the contact group in Ukraine), will there be shifts whether in truth a signed agreement about the withdrawal of weapons with a calibre of not more than 100 millimetres, " explained the Plenipotentiary representative of the DND.