The head of Barack Obama said Russian President Vladimir Putin is concerned over the election, declared in the self-proclaimed DND and LNR, reports Reuters referring to the messenger of the US administration.
Obama " expressed concern about the implementation of the Minsk agreement on Ukraine, including the plans of separatists to hold local elections ", reports the Agency.
The first two years, a bilateral meeting of Putin and Obama lasted more than one and a half hours.
The self-proclaimed authorities LNR have appointed local elections on November 1, but in DND they are required to pass on 18 October. While the Ukrainian Government has appointed elections to local authorities on 25 October. Power DND and LNR has stated many times About the conduct of its 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 Minsk agreements of February 12, obliges the Ukrainian Authorities to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of holding local elections.