Press Secretary of the head of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov summed up delays in the implementation of the Minsk agreements and did Not explain the possibility of extension.
"I can now say" ? said Peskov, answering the question about the Kremlin's attitude to the possible extension of the period of implementation of the Minsk agreements.
However, he drew attention that " the timing is clearly written in the Minsk agreements." for this reason, at present we are Not literally congruence of what is happening with the timing specified ", ? Peskov said, reports news Agency. On the first day of the week the Commissioner of Kiev in the contact group on settling the situation in Donbas, the former President of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma said on the feasibility of the extension of the Minsk agreements of February if they will Not be executed until the end of the current year. Slightly above the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that has worked hard to create a plan " B " to resolve the situation in Donbass, but leaves No hope for the implementation of the Minsk agreements. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the UN at the end of July, the victims of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine began more than 6, 8 thousand People, at least 17 thousand have Received damage of health.