Offered by the authorities LNR and DND new date for the elections in Donbass - February 21 - is not contrary to the laws of Ukraine, said the head LNR Igor Carpentry.
He noticed that, after the elections on 21 February, the Authorities LNR shows the path to compromise.
"We took into account the timing of the procedures in strict accordance with the legislative acts of Ukraine - the Constitution changes, the VR regulations, the timing of the announcement and preparation of the elections. Makes 21 February ", - reported in circulation Carpentry, published on " ".
As he said Tuesday before the meeting in Minsk authorized representative LNR Vladislav Danego, the self-proclaimed Republic will offer the contact group plan-schedule of deadlines for the political points of the Minsk agreements. According to his statement, the Republic of Donbass " miscalculated the date of the local elections in Donbass - 21 February 2016 ". While the Ukrainian Government has appointed elections to local authorities on 25 October.
The authorities DND and LNR many times stated About the conduct of local elections regardless of the wishes of Kiev and explained that Kiev is in the hands of individual adopted the law " On local elections ", not agreeing with Lugansk and Donetsk, which does not comply with the Minsk agreements. A complex of measures on implementation of the Minsk agreements of February 12, obliges the Authorities of Ukraine to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of conduct in local elections.