The possibility of making the elections in the breakaway Lugansk people's Republic exists only under the condition of amending the Constitution of Ukraine, said the Head of the Council of Ministers LNR Gennady Tsepkalo.
on the first day of the weekend, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that he considers the possible conduct of elections in the Donbass before the end of the year.
Vice-speaker of the national Council of DNR Denis Putilin in this regard, admitted that the words Poroshenko of upcoming elections in the Donbass cause confusion, adding that the law on the special order of the local authorities in the South-East of the country no one with the DNR and LC have not been agreed on.
"I do not exclude that the elections have the Opportunity to pass, but for those conditions, the Minsk agreements that our leadership has agreed, "results" of the " word Cipkalova.
He noticed that before Ukraine will make changes to the Constitution, " to discuss the Possibility of making elections meaningless."
before the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko submitted to the Parliament a number of draft laws, and among them about the definition of the list of areas in the South-East of the country, which will be distributed special status, amendments to the law on the special status of Donbass, assuming the holding of elections in the region.
Commissioner LNR the Minsk talks Vladislav Danego said that the adjustments in the legislation on the special status of Donbass is beyond the powers of the Minsk agreements. The head of state Alexander Zakharchenko believes that the resolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on the status of certain areas of Donbass has to be agreed with the authorized DND and LC. Plenipotentiary Representative of DNR in the contact group Denis Putilin said that the adoption by Parliament of amendments to the law on the special status will be the " point of no return to Minsk ".
The Ukrainian authorities have taken in April of last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup of the region's residents. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand people. 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, the ceasefire in the Donbass from February fifteen, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of the security zone.