Yermak’s statement that a special status of Donbass is not negotiable during Minsk negotiations means that Ukraine has no intention to comply with the Package of Measures and is not inclined to end the war in Donbass. This was stated by Deputy of the DPR’s People’s Council Miroslav Rudenko in an interview to the Donetsk News Agency.Read more
Alexander Kurenkov: With his statements, Andrey Yermak tries to avoid responsibility for failure to comply with Minsk agreements
The statement of the aide to the President of Ukraine Zelensky Andrey Yermak that the special status is not the subject of negotiations at the meetings in Minsk and in the “Normandy format” was commented in an interview with RIA Novosti by the deputy of the DPR People’s Council, Alexander Kurenkov.
Vladislav Berdichevsky: Andrey Yermak’s statement once again demonstrates Kiev’s inability to negotiate
Deputy of the DPR’s People’s Council Vladislav Berdichevsky commented on Andrey Yermak’s statement, an adviser of the Ukrainian president, that a special status of the DPR and the LPR was not negotiable either in the Normandy format or in Minsk.
Elena Shishkina: Ukrainian representatives in Minsk do not sign Steinmeier formula, as they want to change interpretation of Minsk agreements
Deputy of the DPR’s People’s Council Elena Shishkina commented on a statement of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadim Pristaiko about the need to change the Steinmeier formula, which he made in an interview to “Evropeiskaya Pravda”, to the Donetsk News Agency.
Ukrainian delegation’s refusal to sign the Steinmeier formula jeopardizes a meeting in the Normandy format. This was reported by Deputy of the DPR’s People’s Council Oleg Onopko to the Donetsk News Agency.
Deputy of the DPR People’s Council Vladislav Berdichevsky commented for RIA Novosti Vadim Pristayko’s statement that one of Kiev’s steps to resolve the conflict in Donbass would be to deploy a UN peacekeeping mission in the region if it wasn't resolved on the basis of the Minsk agreements.
Alexander Kamyshov: Donbass continues to insist on implementation of Minsk agreements approved by UN Security Council
The “Normandy Four” will require President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky to fulfil his earlier commitments. This was stated in a commentary for the Donetsk News Agency of deputy of the People’s DPR Council Alexander Kamyshov.
Valery Skorokhodov: Kiev ditches Steinmeier’s formula, since its implementation would finally tear Donbass away from Ukraine
The statement of Ukraine's Foreign Affairs Minister Vadim Pristayko on Kiev developing its own algorithm for ending the war in Donbass – the “Zelensky formula” – was commented in an interview with the Donetsk News Agency by Valery Skorokhodov, deputy of the DPR People’s Council, parliamentary leader of the Donetsk Republic faction.
Vladislav Rusanov: New policymakers of Ukraine demonstrate hypocrisy and incompetence in their statements
The latest statements by Kiev politicians destroyed the hopes of the Ukrainians and clearly showed the incompetence of the new leadership and its hypocrisy. The deputy of the DPR People’s Council, Vladislav Rusanov, commented on the words of Ukraine's representative at the Minsk talks Leonid Kuchma and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadim Pristayko.
Statements of Ukrainian officials can be regarded as confirmation of the fact that the official Kiev does not intend to seek ways to resolve the conflict. This was stated in his commentary by the deputy of the DPR People’s Council, Miroslav Rudenko.