The words of the head of the Dnipropetrovsk region of Ukraine, Ihor Kolomoyskyi on the recognition of the leaders of Lugansk and Donetsk national republics became a blow to the credibility of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, says DNR authorized representative in the negotiations on the settlement of the situation in the Donbas Denis Putilin.
"It is a signal to Poroshenko, rather than for us. There are defined position. Again Kolomoisky has the authority Poroshenko. The head of Ukraine informs that There (in LC and DNR) terrorists and invaders, and Kolomoisky stops him: "Like - dislike, but It is a real electoral power," said the President, according to the " Russian news service ". First of Kolomoisky said the Donetsk and Luhansk national Republic was held, and their leadership can win the election according to the Ukrainian laws." They exist. There are leaders, citizens that manage these subjects. Part of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions live somehow. There were 1, 5 - 2 million Ukrainian citizens and somehow They survive in these conditions, "said Kolomoisky," let's look at the circumstances on the other hand, from the DNR and LC. There were pseudo-elections, they won Zakharchenko and Carpentry. Today they have power There, captured, usurped, but It's the government, " he added. However, on the first day of the weekend, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine should implement the reintegration of the "occupied" areas DNR and LC, and the respect of elections in the Donbas can be only in case if They go according to the Ukrainian laws. For his part, head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergei Lavrov said on the need to immediately give the Donbass special status. In addition, Lavrov said that the leaders of the DNR and LC Alexander Zakharchenko and Igor Carpenter are recognized leaders of the people's Republic, because they had signed received the blessing of the UN security Council Minsk consensus on the situation in Ukraine.