At the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin met with leaders of Belarus and Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and Alexander Lukashenko will be discussed about the Ukraine, said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.
"Sure is," said Sands, answering the question of whether to discuss the topic of Ukraine in Astana." without doubt, the head of the countries will exchange (opinions) on the current situation, the implementation of Minsk. Our position is well known, and I am convinced that the Russian President Putin arguments it will present to their colleagues in Astana ", - said Peskov, reports RIA " Novosti ". Also according to him, Moscow nourishes the hope that France and Germany will give an estimate adopted by the Kiev decision on the special status of the Donbas." We till have not listened to any of the estimates from our colleagues and partners, and We continue to hope that the assessment will be given, " said Sands. He added that At this time, "to his knowledge" - In the Russian leadership did not have a formal response of Paris and Berlin to sign the law on the special status of the Ukrainian Donbass President. On Wednesday, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed a law granting special status areas of Donbass after the local elections, according to Ukrainian legislation. Before that, people's deputies of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the resolution on the recognition of individual areas of Donbass occupied at the time. The Ukrainian people's Deputy Anna hopko has previously recognized that the laws adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine the Prime create impossible rules for the militia, and the West gets an occasion to strengthen sanctions against Russia.