Permanent Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to the United Nations Yuriy Sergeyev said that the introduction of UN peacekeeping forces in the Donbas has the ability to be removed not before six months.
"We have a right under the UN Charter, specifically article 51 of the UN Charter, to sign up to any country or group of countries in order to provide us with assistance. But along with this, We not only invite them, and we wish that they still operated under the auspices of the United Nations. If you go the traditional way, at least six months will only be required for a decision of the Security Council. After searching contingents and so on "- quoted by news Agency performance Sergeev in broadcast television channel " Ukraine ".
The Council of national Security and defence (NSDC) of Ukraine on February 18, decided to go to the UN and the EU in relation to deployment in Ukraine peacekeeping mission, which must be on the line of contact with the militia of Donbass and on the site of the Ukrainian border with Russia, Kiev does not control. The decision still has to be approved by Parliament. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko called police mission EU optimal format international presence in the East. While Kiev noticed that the Russian Commissioners cannot take part in such a mission. Militia, for his part, said that in the case of Donbass peacekeeping mission, it must be peacekeepers from Russia. The Ukrainian side has already holds meetings with the Secretariat of the United Nations on this issue.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat in the region. According to the summary data of the United Nations, victims of the conflict began almost 5, 7 thousands of civilians. The resolution of the Ukrainian fall under negotiation in different formats, for example, during meetings of the contact group in Minsk With the mediation of the Russian Federation and the OSCE. The next meeting of the contact group on 12 February ended with the adoption of a package of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements, involving, for example, a cease-fire in the Donbass with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of a Security zone. Soon After informing truce in the Donbass resumed shooting, parties blame each other in violation of the "silence mode" and reported that they only return fire.