Alexei Bukchin. The Commissioner of Ukraine in the tripartite contact group, former President Leonid Kuchma does not expect a rapid resolution of the conflict in the Donbas.
"Sorry, I don't have much hope that this problem will be solved tomorrow," Kuchma said in the interview to the Belarusian TV on Sunday.
However, he said that Ukraine does not want to solve this problem by military means." Ukrainians are not going to militarily solve this problem, " said the former President.
While Kuchma tried to persuade the international society to halt efforts to stabilize the situation in Ukraine.
"If we take to its logical conclusion is, not leaving somewhere halfway, If the world, the European Union, Russia, America will not be convinced, and the Ukrainians will be convinced that Yes, we have achieved peace in Ukraine, so far the efforts of the international brotherhood cannot be stopped ", - said Kuchma.
The military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of Donbas lasts more than a year. On February 12, negotiations were consensus about stop fire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons, the introduction to the Constitution of Ukraine for change about the decentralization of power and consolidation of special status " of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".