Permanent Representative of Russia Gryzlov: Kiev rejected Moscow's advice on the coexistence of Ukraine and Donbass the future regime of coexistence of Ukraine and Donbass. This was announced by the permanent representative of Russia in the contact group Boris Gryzlov, RIA Novosti reports.
According to him, Kiev has refused any work on agreeing a roadmap with Moscow. “Our recommendation to the parties to discuss the parameters of the future regime of coexistence of Ukraine and Donbass in the draft road maps was supported by Donetsk and Lugansk, but rejected by Kiev,” said Gryzlov. the dialogue on the parameters of a special status was ignored.
According to Gryzlov, this is “a clear and complete degradation of the political position of the Ukrainian authorities, who are not really ready to substantively negotiate with the other side of the conflict.” He also noted that Ukraine is demonstrating a complete “degradation of its position on the issue of a political settlement.”
Earlier, Gryzlov again accused Ukraine of blocking the work of the group. He noted that Kiev continues to block the work of subgroups in Donbass in all directions.