The development of the legitimate authorities in the process of local elections in Ukraine - the key to further stabilize the country, said the head of the Ukrainian Ministry of foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin.
following the meeting of foreign Ministers "channel four" in Berlin Klimkin said significant differences in the issues of amending the Constitution of Ukraine.
"I explained in great detail, both political And legal logic of these changes, constitutional changes, And the logic of the law on self-government. And I explained, because it is not a matter of policy, and this case is a clear legal understanding that this law shall start to work after free And fair elections, as if you have no legal authorities how legitimate will be created on the ground all that is stated in this law ", - said the Minister of correspondents.
"Only the development of legitimate local authorities after the elections that will be recognized by Ukraine, the world community is key to further stabilize And that was the main point in political discussions ", - said Klimkin.
When speaking about the upcoming local elections, he has made the initiative to set up a working group on the border, as a matter of observation border And the withdrawal of weapons is a key issue for enabling free And fair elections.
The Ukrainian government has appointed elections to local authorities on 25 October. The authorities LNR appointed local elections on November 1, but in DND they are required to take 18 October. The Ukrainian head Petro Poroshenko said that Donetsk And Lugansk are obliged to dispense with the holding of local elections, And tried to convince them to immediately begin discussions on the modalities of their conduct according to the Ukrainian laws.