The result of the Minsk agreements must be a full-fledged negotiation process between Kiev and Donbass, with no military solution to the conflict, said Last news 1st Deputy head of the defense Department of the Federation Council Frants Klintsevich.
The leaders of the "Normandy format" (Ukraine, Russia, Germany, France) in the negotiations in Paris "compared notes" on the implementation of the Minsk agreements, and reiterated the commitment of their integrated execution.
"The dialogue is ongoing, that's good. It is expected the withdrawal of weapons, there's a chance that we'll stop shooting, cease to claim the lives of citizens ", - said the Klintsevich and expressed the hope that consensus adopted in Paris will be prerequisites for the peace process in Ukraine.
He added that Kyiv does not take into account the position of the Donbass, " LNR and DNR is unlikely to agree, but the important thing is the restoration of full-fledged negotiation process between the parties ".
The elections in the Donbass is derived from actions of Kiev, but Germany and France are obliged to influence the Ukrainian leadership to have made All the points of the Minsk agreement, said the Klintsevich, communicating in the media.
Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov on the results of the summit, told reporters that a lot of attention was paid to the elections in DND and LNR. According to him, Putin at the meeting promised that for several days will give the order to speak with the authorized DND and LNR the elections in the Donbass.
"Everyone understands that the conclusion of the local elections in the Donbas is mostly derived from actions of Kiev. At this stage it is required to coordinate with the authorized DND and LNR changes to the Constitution, to enact laws on the special status of Donbas and on Amnesty. It is clear that this step will not be made without the pressure of Germany and France. On them lies the responsibility for the development of the Minsk process, " - said Klintsevich.