The head of the people's Council of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Andrey Burgin believes one of the reasons the meeting of leaders of Ukraine, France and Germany in Berlin concerns in Europe that for what purposes Kiev spends the money allocated to resolve the Ukrainian question.
yesterday in Berlin were the conversations of the German Chancellor Angela 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 hold Minsk-2, and not to jeopardize this," and stressed that the Minsk agreement " remain the Foundation of a peaceful settlement in Ukraine." For its part, Poroshenko said no alternative to the Minsk agreements and the " channel format ".
"Ukraine, in truth, support for to annoy Russia. They support it so that It all (the money allocated to it - ed.) was spent inside, closed some debts that Ukraine was not supported and stepped literally into the middle ages. But This money Poroshenko spent on the continuation of the war, and, apparently, in the European Union wondered where they were taking the money allocated to the European institutions and international monetary Fund. It has the ability to be one of the reasons for the meeting, Merkel, Hollande and Poroshenko ", - Purgin said correspondents.
He did not rule out that Ukraine will blackmail Europe by the threat of a humanitarian catastrophe for the sake of the next portion of financial aid.
"This money goes to the war, and after that Europe will be confronted with the fact that not pumped gas storage, no fuel for power stations and so on.(Kyiv) will blackmail the fact that here we have a humanitarian disaster and give more money ", - said Purgin.
The Ukrainian authorities in April last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR and DND. 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.