Date: 2 months ago   Category: Politics

Volcker has explained why Putin won't make concessions across Donbass


Volcker has explained why Putin won't make concessions across Donbass
The special representative of the U.S. Department of State concerning Ukraine Curt Volcker considers that no progress in negotiations with the Kremlin before elections in Ukraine will exist. he has told

About it in an interview of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, ONLINE.UA tells.

according to him, the head of the Kremlin Vladimir Putin doesn't wish to conduct negotiations on any questions connected with the conflict on Donbass prior to presidential elections in Ukraine in March, 2019 or "so far (president Pyotr) of Poroshenko at the power".

Curt Volcker has told that he has presented to Putin's assistant Vladislav Surkov several initiatives after their last meeting in Dubai in January, however feedback wasn't. "In January Surkov has shown interest in the idea of stage-by-stage expansion of a mission of peacekeepers on Donbass, however since then Russians have receded and had some objections... The new meeting is possible, but now is planned nothing", - he has added.

URL:




Today

just now

The changes offered parliament in the Constitution will help to continue decentralization and to provide the constitutional base, the president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has said. Due to the fake...

just now

The unknown has thrust in a grave the "pologovsky maniac" of Sergey Tkach buried on November 8 at the Zhytomyr city cemetery a birch stake of the certain similarity of a pentagram twisted from rods...

just now

The Union of European Football Associations has thought of moving matches of the Champions League from Tuesday and Wednesday for the weekend, As reports. Is the decision is connected with fight of U...

just now

The candidate for a position of the judge of the Supreme anti-corruption court and Grigory Surkis's lawyer Oleg Skupinsky repeatedly visited the occupied Crimea and certain districts of the Donetsk an...

just now

From November 8 to November 11 in Paris there has taken place one of the main photofairs in the world - Paris Photo. Traditionally one of her strongest directions - the erotic photo. 18 best photos of Paris Photo 2018 made by Polo Roversi, Ermin Blyumenfeld, Ralf Gibson and other masters of a genre - fantastic, idealized, sensual - in the review of...

just now

In November 12 on Monday as a result of the explosion which has taken place in the capital of Afghanistan Kabul at least 6 people have died. The Reuters agency with reference to the official represent...

just now

In January-September, 2018 the enterprises of the DTEK group have reduced coal mining and supply of electricity, however have increased gas production. Coal mining by the DTEK enterprises in January...

just now

The Ukrainian boxer Alexander Usik has taken the third place in the world ranking of the best boxers according to the authoritative BoxRec portal. The all-around champion of the world has considerably...