The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said that the peaceful settlement in the East of the country is under threat due to the escalation of tension in the area.
in the interview to television channel Klimkin said that " we have had no sustainable truce, it was a very fragile process." According to him, Kyiv has no confidence in the success of the truce, as long as he has " no full access to the Donbass ".
The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine told that daily there are messages that the militias as if to hide a weapon, and among them a severe, the message of the movement of the arms, for this reason, " one cannot speak of a real truce ". In recent days this problem has become even more relevant, he said.
"We spoke about this in Berlin at the Ministerial meeting" channel four ". We have made a number of comments, I gave an interview and called the practice to all my colleagues yesterday and the day before. I will continue to do so - to inform them about current events, but the most before the Council of Ministers of foreign Affairs of the EU countries, I, of course, will inform all my partners about what is happening, because at present the whole Minsk process, the withdrawal of weapons, is in jeopardy. We have an obligation to talk openly about it, " said Klimkin.
at the end of September, according to the results of talks of the trilateral contact group in Minsk signed a Treaty on the withdrawal from contact line in Donbass weapons of a caliber of less than 100 millimeters and tanks. Now the parties of the conflict revealed that took weapons and equipment. The OSCE mission equipment checks on prepared areas and regularly informs about the lack of assigned weapons in the warehouses of both sides. The self-proclaimed authorities of the Luhansk and Donetsk people's republics blame also equipped with weapons forces of Ukraine in stahovanie heavy weaponry to the contact line.