• USD 59.31 -0.18
  • EUR 67.48
  • BRENT 47.46 +1.14%

Kiev blocking work of contact group on elections in Donetsk and Lugansk

The Ukrainian delegation has failed to appear at the today’s meeting of the political sub-group of the Contact Group, representative of the Donetsk People’s Republic at the talks in Minsk Denis Pushilin says.

According to Pushilin, a significant part of the negotiation was supposed to take place: they were expected to discuss a special draft law on local elections in Donbass.

“It looks like Ukraine does not support aspirations of both the republics and Coordinator [Pierre] Maurel to implement the set of measures under the Minsk Agreements as soon and effective as possible. Our partners in the talks seem to have their own view of the processes that does not correspond with position either of the OSCE or the republics,” Pushilin continues. He adds that the agenda included statements making impossible participation of Ukrainian political parties in the local elections in Donbass, as well as the mechanism of participation of temporarily displaced persons and a draft law on amnesty.

Pushilin has already announced that the parties have no mutual understanding on the elections in Donbass. This time, he stresses that “everything that Rada is supposed to pass regarding the elections must be agreed upon within the sub-group.”

In his turn, representative of the Lugansk People's Republic Vladislav Deinego says that the contact group will discuss possible amendments to the Ukrainian constitution at a meeting on November 24. “Kiev needs to comprehend that all amendments to the constitution must be coordinated with LPR and DPR, the things that has not happened before,” the representative stressed.

All news

21.06.2017

20.06.2017

15.06.2017

14.06.2017

11.06.2017

09.06.2017

07.06.2017

06.06.2017

04.06.2017

03.06.2017

02.06.2017

01.06.2017

31.05.2017

29.05.2017

23.05.2017

22.05.2017

20.05.2017

17.05.2017

16.05.2017

15.05.2017

13.05.2017

11.05.2017

10.05.2017

08.05.2017

Show more news
Facebook
Twitter
Socials
Information
Press «Like», to read
EurAsia Daily in Facebook
Press «Follow», to read
EurAsia Daily in VK
Thank you, don't show this to me again