Head of the state Duma international Affairs Alexei Pushkov said that it is impossible in the near future peacekeepers in the Donbass, because the Training mission will take some time.
"extra ", as agitate Poroshenko, peacekeepers in Ukraine is impossible. Preparation of the mission requires time. There are differences in composition, " wrote Pushkov.
The Council of national security and defence (NSDC) of Ukraine on February 18, decided to go to the UN and the EU in relation to deployment in Ukraine peacekeeping mission, which must be on the line of contact with the militia of Donbass and on the site of the Ukrainian border with Russia, Kiev does not control. The decision still has to be approved by Parliament. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko called police mission EU optimal format international presence in the East. While Kiev said that the Russian Commissioners cannot take part in such a mission. The Ukrainian side has already holds meetings with the Secretariat of the United Nations on this issue.
The militia told that in the case of Donbass peacekeeping mission it must be peacekeepers from Russia. Russia's permanent representative to the UN Vitaly Churkin said that Kiev's plans are questioning the intention of the Ukrainian authorities to perform Minsk consensus. In the EU with caution reacted to the initiative on the introduction of peacekeepers and stressed the need to implement the Minsk agreements. Later Catherine ray, the official representative of the head of the EU diplomacy Federici Mogherini, said that the EU is ready to provide the OSCE more support and to do everything to Minsk consensus were made.