Zam. Foreign Minister of Russia Grigory Karasin considers the idea of Kyiv on peacekeeping operations in Donbass " fresh and unexpected.
"Kiev unexpectedly anything about it without saying in Minsk, suddenly issued a "fresh idea" of peacekeeping operations in the South-East of Ukraine, "He said in a conversation with media professionals" Kommersant FM ". He added that one of the main themes of the upcoming talks between the Deputy Ministers of foreign Affairs of the countries of the "channel four" in Berlin will be the establishment of a dialogue Between the official Kyiv and self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk national republics, as well as the humanitarian situation in the Donbass, RIA " Novosti ". Russian Federation in the negotiations will be Karasin. However, on Thursday, the Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Gennady Gatilov said that at this stage of the settlement of the Minsk agreements sufficient monitoring mission of the OSCE, the introduction of peacekeepers to Ukraine Moscow does not support. On the same day the Prime Minister of Finland Alexander Stubb said that the EU could send a peacekeeping mission to Ukraine only because of the mandate of the UN security Council, which is unlikely to be obtained. On Wednesday PREDSTAVITEL of Russia to the EU Vladimir Chizhov said that the proposal of Kiev on peacekeepers in the Donbass was not supported neither in the EU nor in the USA. Remember, February 18, Poroshenko has made the initiative of the Council to discuss the introduction of peacekeepers to the country. The NSDC of Ukraine has decided to appeal to the UN and the EU in relation to deployment in Ukraine police mission. It was stated that Kiev offers to enter in the Donbass first peacekeepers to de-escalate, and then the police mission EU to maintain order. Secretary-General of the United Nations ban Ki-moon on February 24, agreed with the head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin possible deployment of a peacekeeping mission in the conflict area. The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine motivated request of Kiev about peacekeepers fact that the OSCE is unable to cope with the control of the armistice.