There is information that on Tuesday the DNR and LC will announce the cancellation of elections planned for October 18 and November 1, said the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
"the head of Ukraine met with the leaders of factions in Parliament and briefed them on the process and the results of the negotiations" Channel four ", which took place on 2 October in Paris ", - notified on the Internet office of the President of Ukraine.
Poroshenko said that " there is no other way of resolving the fall in the Donbass than the holding of these elections must be held under Ukrainian law and meets all of the criteria of the OSCE." However, he " drew the attention of the principled position on mandatory participation of Ukrainian political parties, zalojennosti of the Central election Commission, unhindered activity of Ukrainian mass media and providing opportunities for a time displaced persons in the Donbas right to participate in these elections ". In a meeting with leaders of parliamentary factions also attended by the head of Rada Volodymyr Groysman, Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk and NSDC Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov. Recall, 16 September, the head of the DND Alexander Zakharchenko, despite pressure from Kiev, said that it has appointed elections to local authorities of Donetsk national Republic on 18 October, the head LNR Igor Carpenter has appointed date of elections on November 1. On the last working day of the week in Paris was a meeting of heads of States "Channel four" – Russia, France, Ukraine and German Chancellor Vladimir Putin, Francois Hollande, Petro Poroshenko and Angela Merkel to resolve the situation in Ukraine.