Envoys of the breakaway Donetsk And Lugansk national republics in the contact group Denis Pushilin And Vladislav Danego considered necessary to consolidate the decisions And stages of the Minsk consultations documented, according to their General statement.
"We are ready to work together with all participants of the Minsk talks over the approval of the draft special law on elections. But this work can be continued only after the official statement of the rules of the contact group And working groups. Need Protocol to secure both differences And compromises. And to clearly understand what decision to be agreed and what is not ", - quotes the text of the joint statement by the Donetsk news Agency.
according to their statements, the lack of strict fixation solutions has led to the fact that Kiev is "sabotaged" the performance of the Minsk agreements, for this reason since February, a political settlement has not brought results.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR AND DND. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
The last document from February 12 - in addition to the ceasefire, withdrawal of heavy weapons And the creation of security zones, obliges the Ukrainian Authorities to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND AND LNR, for example, on the issue of holding local elections, entering into the Constitution of Ukraine of change, involving the decentralization of Power, as well as on the issue of legislative recognition of special status " of Donetsk And Lugansk regions ".