The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko tried to convince the world the Commonwealth to discuss the operation in the Donbas " to restore peace in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".
"currently the most appropriate time to discuss the possibility of deployment of the operation in the Donbass for the implementation of the Minsk agreement. It can help us to achieve 2 key objectives for the restoration of peace in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions ", – Poroshenko said at the forum "Yalta European strategy" on the last working day of the week in Kiev, reports RIA " Novosti ".
in mid-August, Poroshenko again stated the need to make and post within the country's peacekeeping forces. 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 UN at the end of August, the victims of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine began about 7, 9 thousand People, at least 17, 6 thousand Received damage to health. 1 September in the Donbass began a ceasefire, which the parties to the conflict agreed on 26 August in Minsk during the last meeting of the contact group on settling the situation in Ukraine. In the last period the situation in the Donbass deteriorated badly. Despite the cease-fire, which turned out to come to a common opinion in February this year, the attacks between the forces of the Ukrainian army on one side and the LPR and the DPR and return continue. In DND stated that the slightest provocation on the amount of equipment and forces, which Kiev pulled up to the line of contact in Donbas, increases the likelihood of a reduction to full-scale hostilities.