Elena Shishkina noted the absence of real action on the part of the new president of Ukraine, which would take into account the interests of the people of Donbass and the citizens of Ukraine, in her commentary to the official website of the DPR.Read more
Alexander Kamyshov: Kiev demonstrates its complete inability to negotiate by refusing to separate forces in area of Stanitsa Luganskaya
The failure to separate forces and means in the area of Stanitsa Luganskaya demonstrates official Kiev’s commitment to delay the process of peaceful settlement of the conflict in Donbass. This was stated by the Deputy of the DPR’s People’s Council Alexander Kamyshov in an interview to the Donetsk News Agency.
#Commentary of Sergey Chuchin on legislative regulation of coal mining artels’ activities in DPR and LPR
A law of the Donetsk People’s Republic concerning mining formalizes the notion of artels, but it does not extend its effect to order, status and conditions of their activities, and which is regulated, as it follows from the law, by subordinate legislation.
The change of Kiev's representatives at the Minsk talks will not fundamentally affect the course of the conflict settlement in the Donbass until the Ukrainian government starts implementing the peace agreements. This was stated in a comment to the Donetsk News Agency by deputy of the DPR People’s Council Vladislav Berdichevsky.
Alexander Kurenkov: Andrey Parubiy’s statement on prevention of cease-fire in Donbass is attempt to boost rating before parliamentary elections
The Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Andrey Parubiy stated about the prevention of a cease-fire in Donbass, because such a step, according to the Ukrainian politician, would demonstrate Ukraine’s surrender to Russia. The Deputy of the People’s Council Alexander Kurenkov commented on this statement in an interview to the official website of the DPR.
#Commentary of Marina Zheinova on Yury Lutsenko’s proposal to resume trade between Ukraine and Donbass People’s Republic
On June 6, Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko on his Facebook page suggested that resumption of Ukraine's trade with enterprises of the DPR and the LPR is possible, provided they are registered in Ukraine and pay taxes to its budget.
On June 4, the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleg Musiy submitted a draft law on the deprivation of property of the residents of Donbass, who obtained a Russian passport and resided in certain areas of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The Chairman of the DPR’s People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka criticized these actions of Kiev power in a commentary to RIA Novosti.
#Commentary of Valery Skorokhodov on Zelensky’s press service’s statement about secret ‘road map’ on negotiations in Minsk
President Zelensky's press service explains the secrecy of his "road map" with security reasons. What so they put into this concept for all remains a mystery. Ms. Mendel also reported on some incidents involving the blocking of Zelensky’s initiatives by the other side. She did not specify which side exactly. If she meant the Donbass as a party, then I again have a question: when were the first initiatives and what exactly did our representatives…
Elena Shishkina: We demand to punish Poroshenko, Turchinov, Parubiy, Yatsenyuk and other representatives of authority
The opening of a criminal investigation against Poroshenko in Ukraine is welcomed by every citizen of Donbass. This was stated by the Deputy of the DPR’s People’s Council Elena Shishkina in a commentary to the Donetsk News Agency.
Elena Shishkina: Zelensky’s statement at meeting with EU’s representatives contradicts international norms and Constitution of Ukraine
The Deputy of the People’s Council Elena Shishkina commented on the outcome of a meeting of the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky with the representatives of the European Union in Brussels in an interview to the official website of the DPR.