Resolution on Ukraine is impossible to achieve without the participation of Russia, said a member of the Department of the European Parliament on international issues, the Deputy head of the faction "Progressive Alliance of socialists and Democrats" Knut Fleckenstein.
"No, this is impossible without Russia (resolution on Ukraine). We need Russian proposals, proposals from Europe, and We need suggestions from Ukraine on the matter, " said Fleckenstein reporters on Tuesday.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April 2014 in the Donbass military operation against disgruntled happened last February by the coup d'etat of the citizens of the region. Since the beginning of the conflict in Ukraine, according to the UN, lost their lives more than 5, 6 thousand people.
in Minsk, 12 February sides of the confrontation in the Donbass signed the document, suggesting a truce With fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of a security zone. Currently, the truce is observed, with the exception of Debaltsevo. Power DND stated that prisoner in Debaltsevo surrendered about 120 Ukrainian security forces.
Western countries Since March has repeatedly imposed punishment on a number of Russian politicians, businessmen and organizations because of the position of Russia in Ukraine. The last case of the use of such practices began in December limits, when the head of the U.S. announced an economic blockade of the Crimea, and in the sanctions List included a number of famous figures from the Crimea and Eastern Ukraine.
The list of Russian Citizens and organizations, first fell under the sentence, the material of the Fins news