The President of the aggressor country Vladimir Putin the decree on the issuance of passports of the Russian Federation in the occupied Donbas tried to test the strength of the newly elected head of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky
A similar opinion was voiced by the special representative of the United States Congress on the Ukrainian question Kurt Volker, the BBC reported.
According to him, USA today is interested in the Ukrainian Donbass back peace and civil lived in full security.
“There was a desire to try to test the strength of the President Zelensky. But on the other hand, if it really is and will help to fulfill the Minsk agreements, I don’t think somebody would mind. Ultimately, we want the people of the Donbass lived in security, that there were restored the economy, so they had the opportunity to care for themselves and their families that the state is there to provide all the necessary services and to get people back to normal life,” said Walker, who oversees the Ukrainian question.
The US special envoy also expressed confidence that in the near future such a scenario is quite possible. However, he reminded that Putin is obliged to withdraw its troops from the occupied territories of Donbass.
“It can certainly happen, no question about it. But that will require Russia to withdraw its troops and to stop the existence of so-called self-proclaimed republics have been restored to the normal work of the Ukrainian municipal authorities. Ukrainians should do their part, which implies that the observance of the truce, although now it is difficult to perform because on the other side of the front line fighting Russia; to hold an Amnesty to those who committed crimes that are part of this conflict; must pass local elections; and the territories should be awarded special status, as stated in the Minsk agreements,” — said Walker in an interview.
Earlier it was reported that became known the future plans of Vladimir Putin regarding Ukraine. In an interview with reporters said the first President Leonid Kravchuk.
First, the President noted that a full-scale war was possible “if Russia was only with Ukraine on the planet.”
“But there is Europe, there is NATO, there is the United States of America, who know that such a move would mean the approach of Russia to the threshold of Europe, and because Putin has repeatedly stated that he intends to return within the territory of tsarist Russia, worried the poles and the Baltic States, and other countries,” – said Kravchuk.
We will remind, the issuance of passports of the Russian Federation in the Donbas: Tsymbalyuk called the main mistake Putin.
As reported Politeka, sparring Zelensky and Putin moves into a new phase.
Also Politeka wrote about the fact that Zelensky found on Board Putin.