Vladimir Zelensky said the issue of lifting of the blockade on the temporarily occupied territories of Donbass
Blockade with the so-called “L/DNR” may be withdrawn only in case of cancellation of the ruble zone and pseudonormalization “Republican” enterprises. About this in his Facebook said the press Secretary of the President Zelensky Julia Mendel.
She stressed that the issue of lifting the siege was raised by the Russian side and the leaders of the “republics”.
“In this connection Leonid Kuchma said that if such a desire really is, then the solution of the question of the abolition of the ruble zone, the cancellation of illegal decisions on pseudonormalization, we are ready to restore the economic reintegration of conditions to return in the Ukrainian legal field, in accordance with the Minsk agreements,” said Mendel.
She added that such arrangements must be achieved exclusively “bilateral movement.”
OSCE special representative in the pipeline to resolve the situation in Eastern Ukraine Martin Sajdik said his previous statement on the issue, saying that the issue of lifting the economic blockade of certain regions of Donetsk and Luhansk regions at the meeting of the Trilateral contact group on 5 June in Minsk was indeed raised by the representatives IDLO and supported by Russia.
Earlier, the OSCE special representative in the Trilateral contact group on the Donbas in Minsk, the Martin Sajdik told about a new proposal for resolving the situation in ORDA.
He said that at the next meeting of the TAG will consider the proposal Kuchma about the lifting of the economic blockade of certain regions of Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
“The offer was made from Mr Kuchma. And it was supported by the participants of ORLO and ORDO. This will be considered in the economic sub-group next time,” said Sidik.
He also said that the introduction in March 2017 economic blockade in the Donbass contributed to the rupture of relations between the parties.
“So now we have to work in the opposite direction. The lifting of the blockade, it would have been a lot of progress,” said Sidik.
Recall, the best way to return the Crimea, “Kuchma will stand taller Gryzlov”.
As reported Politeka, Zelensky addressed the oligarchs about the Donbass.
Also Politeka reported that Zelensky has made urgent application to halt the war in the Donbass.