Ukraine accused Russia of preparing “explosive integration” with DPR and LPR

Former Ukrainian Foreign Minister Klimkin predicted the DPR and LPR fate of Belarus

and the Luhansk People's Republics (DPR and LPR) is preparing opportunities for “explosive integration,” said the former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavel Klimkin, ICTV reports.

“An opportunity is being created for further not creeping, but explosive integration. This is already real, as the economy of these territories is being sucked into Russia with a vacuum cleaner, ”he accused. In the DPR and LPR, Russian currencies and passports are valid, Klimkin recalled. According to him, this threatens the territories with the creation of a union state.

The former Ukrainian minister predicted the DPR and LPR the fate of Belarus, which is a member of the Union State with Russia.

On Monday, November 15, the president Vladimir Putin instructed Russia to provide equal access to goods from the DPR and LPR to public procurement. Products manufactured in Donbass must be admitted to government procurement on a par with Russian ones.

In addition, the head of state ordered to take a number of measures to soften the conditions for admitting goods from these territories to Russian markets. They will not be subject to quantitative export and import restrictions.