U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry said the need to support the Ukrainian authorities of the law on the special status of Donbass, about this he said on Thursday at a joint press conference with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
"Poroshenko morning said that he continues to uphold the law on the special status of Donbass, which involves the expansion of political rights in the region. And this is very important not to forget how And what he took upon his own shoulders the obligation to implement the constitutional reform And to hold fair elections in the Donbass, " said Secretary of state, reports a news Agency. Kerry stopped on the steps that are required to make both sides of the conflict to resolve the situation. According to him, the parties are also required, And in truth stop the fire, to withdraw heavy weapons, to free the captives." And if these measures will be implemented, it can be expected that all positions will be outlined in the Minsk agreements will be implemented, " said U.S. Secretary of state. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said at a press conference in Kharkiv on Tuesday confirmed his intention not to allow the federalization of Ukraine. Poroshenko says that 85% of Ukrainians support the idea. The Manager noticed that I am confident in this choice of Ukrainians And may even bring the issue to a referendum." According to the results of the Minsk agreements in September Kiev went on the adoption of the law on "special status" areas of Donbass, under the control of the militia. Later in Kiev told about ready to start the process of decentralization. December 16, foreign Minister S. Lavrov Century, said that Moscow does not offer the federalization or autonomy for proclaimed Donetsk And Lugansk national republics (DND AND LNR) is to decide themselves Ukrainians.