The Minister of Defense of Ukraine Alexei Reznikov eliminated the possibility of providing autonomy occupied territories.
“Completion of this war is possible precisely political and diplomatic way. This is obvious. Not aggression. But we clearly understand that we will not go for any concessions if it will threaten our territorial integrity or sovereignty. I always emphasized that return The occupied territories, their reintegration is possible, provided that another word is applied – safe reintegration. If this is the ultimatum of the Kremlin, that we must get another federal district or the autonomy, which they dream of, it is impossible, “Revikov said, the press service of the Ukrainian Defense Office.
The Ukrainian minister added that the conflict in the Donbass should be completed in compliance with the order of restoring control between Ukraine and Russia on the border, full disarmament “DPR” and “LPR”, demilitarization, entering the law enforcement agencies of Ukraine. Then there should be preparation for local elections, when it will be clear that Copenhagen OSCE standards will allow them to hold them. The other way to achieving peace in the east of the country, the head of the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense does not see.