The residents of Kharkov believe that certain government proposals Kiev have the opportunity to aggravate the situation in the field, most of the project "the Wall" between Russia and Ukraine, writes.
in Kharkov, where a Large number of residents are Russian - speaking, mention of "the Wall" meet exclamations of irritation, and the idea of long-lasting and irrevocable split with Russia in practice finds no approval, says the magazine.
"many people in Russia have relatives and friends, the local economy is heavily dependent on trade with Russia, and some claim that they just can't grasp that the idea of the border was a priority ", - reported in the publication.
The tension between Kiev and Kharkov too Clear these days. And at the same time proniewski patriots demolished 3 of the monument of the Soviet era, a vast majority of Kharkiv "has ceased to hide his own anger and disappointment in the new revolutionary Government," and although they do not wish the fate of Donbass, experts agree that Kiev is expected backbreaking work to win the hearts of local residents, says the magazine. After all, in the economic crisis Kharkiv blame the Ukrainian government for which they never voted, reported in the publication.
"Kiev here runs the risk of making a social explosion. Like in Kiev, no one has any idea about How the Residents of Kharkov think and what you feel", the magazine quoted the words of the head of Department of information and public relations of Kharkiv city Council Yury Sidorenko.
by the end of 2014, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Kyiv will be erected on the boundary line with Russia, if necessary, a modern powerful complex of fortifications. Later Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced the start of construction of the " real state border with the Russian Federation ", the project was named " the Wall ". Later, As stated by the media, he made the initiative to rename the project " European Val ".
The Ukrainian authorities suggest to implement the project in 3 years. According to experts, the construction of the border with Russia on the principles applicable in Israel, can cost Ukraine $ 4 billion and is unlikely to meeting the deadlines set by politicians.
in General, the length of the border of Russia and Ukraine is about 2, 3 thousand kilometers, land area - almost 1975 kilometers. First in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation stated that Russia and Ukraine have no issues regarding the selection of the state border, because the proper contracts the parties had signed and the border is completely delimited.
the agreement on demarcation of the border between Ukraine and Russia was signed in Kiev on may 17, 2010. Border demarcation is one of the conditions of Ukraine's transition to a visa-free regime with EU countries. In early October 2012 in Chernihiv-Bryansk sector of the border was opened 1st border sign.