Expert: attempts to redefine the role of the republics of Donbas will have negative consequences

MOSCOW, October 31. /TASS/. The position of special envoy of the us state Department on Ukraine, Kurt Volker about the fact that the representatives of the proclaimed republics of Donbass should not participate in the discussion of the mandate of the UN mission in the region, contrary to the Minsk agreements. This opinion was expressed on Tuesday, the Director of the Center for political conjuncture Alexei Chesnakov.

“The statement of representatives of the Republic of Donbass on the impossibility of ignoring the views of the authorities DND and LNR, on the mandate of the UN force is fully consistent with the spirit and letter of the Minsk agreements. Comments Mr. Volcker, on the contrary, these agreements are contrary,” – said Chesnakov.