The law on local self-government in selected districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions will resume Ukrainian sovereignty over these territories, said the Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko during a joint briefing with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.
"The law on local self-government in selected districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions resumes Ukrainian sovereignty over these territories, and this, ultimately, is the main goal of our peace process," said Poroshenko, RIA "Novosti" before the first day of the week, the Plenipotentiary representative of the DND in the contact group Denis Putilin stated that representatives of the Donetsk national Republic will prepare the amendments and additions to the Ukrainian law on the special status of some areas of Donbass. On the first day of the week Poroshenko has submitted to the MPs of the Verkhovna Rada the draft amendments to the Law on the special status of the part regions of Donbass. The day before he has submitted to the Rada a draft resolution on the area of application of the law on the special status of some areas of Donbass. However, the texts of both documents until not represented. From the submitted documents, it follows that under the control of the militia regions of Donbass will be granted the Kiev special status only after the local elections according to the laws of Ukraine under the supervision of international observers. However, the official authorized Luhansk national Republic in Minsk talks Vladislav Danego said that the amendments go beyond the context of the Minsk agreements.