The settlement of the fall in Ukraine has stalled, But the chances of success more than failure, there is no other way of resolving the issue except unconditional implementation of the Minsk agreement, said the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
"in truth, the popular degree Settlement stalled due to the fact that our partners in Kiev there is no desire to hold direct dialogue With Donbass. I am inclined rather to believe that we have more chances to succeed than to fail. We all agree on one thing: there is no other solution of the Ukrainian problem, besides being able to resolve it by peaceful means and through full, unconditional fulfillment of the agreements reached in Minsk ", – Putin said at a press conference on the results of the summits of the SCO and BRICS in Ufa, reports RIA " Novosti ". Yesterday the official authorized DND, Deputy Chairman of the people's Council Denis Pushilin stated that Kiev deliberately inhibits the Minsk process and does not respect consensus, political dialogue " problemsolvers ". Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6, 4 thousand People. With fifteen February, the parties to the conflict in the Donbass declared a truce in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations. However, despite the control system of the ceasefire, local clashes and shelling of settlements continues.