Poroshenko asked Putin to release the pilot Savchenko
The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has sent a letter to the Russian President centuries Putin, demanding compliance with the Minsk agreement during the resolution of the conflict situation in the Donbass and the liberation of the Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko, which is suspected in the murder of the Russian correspondents.
Putin in mid-January, sent a written message to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, which contained a plan proposal to the parties on the discharge of heavy artillery from the separation line in the Donbass. Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin 20 January confirmed that Kyiv received the proposals of the President of the Russian Federation. The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S. Lavrov first Century reported that the reaction of Poroshenko that as long as garnered in the capital of Russia felt that he was in principle ready to discuss it. Lavrov said that Kiev raises questions, but some of them are quite technical and are subject to approval. Later In the leadership of the Russian Federation stated that a formal response to the proposal for settlement in the Donbass were received from the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko only 26 January.
"The day before yesterday I sent an appeal to President Putin, one of the main elements of which occurred requirement is not only a cease-fire and implementation of the Minsk agreements, but also the liberation of Hope Savchenko," said C.
first it was rumored that the head of the PACE Anne Brasseur appealed to the state Duma speaker Sergei Naryshkin for help in the liberation Savchenko. Naryshkin said that unable to imagine that any civilized political party in France was included in the electoral list of a person suspected of a violent deprivation of the life of correspondents, as it was With the pilots Hope Savchenko in Ukraine.
Savchenko placed under arrest in Russia From July 2014 on charges of belonging to the deprivation of life 2 correspondents RTR, died during combat operations in the Donbass. Later she was elected a member of the permanent delegation of the Rada in PACE. The very pilot denies all charges and for several weeks on hunger strike, demanding the return to Ukraine.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the February coup d'etat in the region. According to the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 5 thousand civilians. The ninth of December in the Donbass began a consistent militias and security forces through the mediation of the OSCE another truce. On January 9, the intensity of attacks in the region has increased, the increased number of victims of the conflict. Military 18 January intensified shelling of Donetsk, Kiev officially acknowledged that at the airport of the city held a massive special operation.