Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Grigory Karasin and Deputy Secretary of state Victoria Nuland, in a telephone conversation discussed the constitutional reform in Ukraine, informs the press service of the Russian foreign Ministry.
The interlocutors exchanged views on the situation in the implementation of the agreements on the settlement of the fall in Ukraine, emphasized the importance of implementing the Minsk agreements of February 12, 2015, notified on the Internet office of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
similarly, in the negotiation process, attention was paid to issues of strengthening security, economic and humanitarian problems in the Donbass. Karasin and Nuland Also discussed issues related To the conduct Tuesday in Minsk next meeting of the Contact group on Ukraine. The Russian Side stressed the importance of direct dialogue between representatives of Kiev, Donetsk and Lugansk. Sides again emphasized the key role of the OSCE in the Ukrainian domestic settlement. Recall that on Thursday the Verkhovna Rada approved amendments to the Constitution, the draft was sent to the constitutional court For evaluation. The direction of change in the constitutional court upheld 288 deputies are Glad of 450. For the final adoption of the law on introducing changes to the Constitution is necessary for Over 300 votes of parliamentarians. In the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation stated that shows the President of Ukraine in the Verkhovna Rada the project of constitutional reform completely ignores the suggestions of the self-proclaimed republics of Donbass. In the Donbass told that these amendments are irrelevant to the implementation of the Minsk agreements.