The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande determined for the Russian Federation " red lines ", the intersection of which will entail " strong reaction of the international brotherhood ", said the Deputy head of the administration of the Ukrainian President Konstantin Eliseev.
Among the so-called red lines Elisha called the plans to hold elections in the territories of Donetsk and Lugansk national republics and clarified that the Russian Federation " should put pressure on their supporters to cancel the holding of these elections ".
"If they will be – this will be a serious challenge for the peace process. But I think in the near future there will be some contacts with the Russian side to prevent this. We expect a tough world brotherhood's reaction to these actions ", – quoted him as saying the Ukrainian magazine " Left coast "." Requirements for Russia – full implementation of the Minsk agreements: compliance with the ceasefire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons, halt the flow of arms to militants, ending the provocations regarding the inspection of the OSCE, the authorized access of the red cross in a separate area. In the near future these Requirements will be reported to the Russian side", - has added Eliseev. Moscow has stated many times that it is not involved in the events in southeastern Ukraine, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis. In the capital of Russia emphasize that all the charges against her are unproven. On the first day of the week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel after talks with the presidents of France and Ukraine, Francois Hollande and Petro Poroshenko said there were disagreements between the West and Russia over Ukraine, and they should certainly be addressed. Remember, the Minister for foreign Affairs of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier said that the leaders of Germany, France and Ukraine on the first day of the week will gather in Berlin to discuss in the "Normandy format" further steps to resolve the Ukrainian fall.