The self-proclaimed head of the Donetsk national Republic Alexander Zakharchenko hopes for a peaceful way to resolve the conflict situation in the Donbass, But ready for any scenario of the situation development.
"nevertheless, we are ready for any situation. Preferred peaceful, political way to resolve the conflict situation. But If the citizens of Donetsk national Republic will have to defend his life from punishers, we will defend it. If we need to return to the demarcation line designated equipment - back. This war started not by us, But we can afford to finish it, " said Fins news Zakharchenko.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military action against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents 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.