It is necessary “to finally begin to fulfil its obligations”, with the obligatory coordination of actions and initiatives with the representatives of the Republics and exactly in the order that is set of measures, noted in the Republic.DONETSK, October 24. /TASS/. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Donetsk national Republic Natalia Nikonorova called on representatives of Ukraine to stop the attempts to distort the meaning of the Minsk agreement and to change the order of steps for their implementation.”The representatives of Ukraine in their own way continue to manipulate the items of the package of measures, trying to change the order and sequence of their implementation, – said in comments published on Thursday by the Donetsk news Agency (DAN). – Declaring that security issues must be resolved before policy issues, Kiev attempts to distort the meaning of the Minsk agreements and avoid their implementation in the form in which they were signed by the parties to the conflict in Ukraine, the mediators in settling the conflict and endorsed by the UN Security Council”.
The head of the foreign Minister reiterated that the package of measures on implementing the Minsk agreements makes it clear that the transfer of border control is the final step of conflict resolution, which can only be exercised subject to the fulfillment of all previous political moves. She recalled that these include the adoption of the permanent law on the special status in accordance with the settings outlined in the package of measures, recognition of special status in the Constitution and to ensure the prevention, prosecution and punishment for the conflict parties.
“We urge the Ukrainian authorities to stop to relay the wrong interpretation of the Minsk agreements, – said Natalia Nikonorova. – Instead, you must finally begin to fulfil their obligations under the mandatory coordination of actions and initiatives with the representatives of the Republics and exactly in the order which is fixed by the package of measures”.On Wednesday Leonid Kuchma at a meeting with the delegation of the European external action service reiterated that the solution to security issues in the settlement of the situation in the East of Ukraine should be a priority and only then can you begin to address political issues.