KYIV, August 2 — RIA Novosti. Co-Chairman of the parliamentary faction of the Ukrainian Opposition bloc Yuriy Boyko believes that the solution to the conflict in Donbass it is necessary to reformat the Minsk agreement and to create a new road map in the framework of the last telephone conversations in the Normandy format.
In late July the presidents of Russia, France, Ukraine and Chancellor of Germany after a three-month pause discussed by telephone the settlement in the Donbas and agreed on the appointment of external advisers to the heads of state “channel format”, to be held in the second half of August. According to the press service of the Kremlin, the two sides exchanged views on the situation in the South-East of Ukraine taking into account failures with the implementation of the Minsk agreements.
“The real mechanism is the creation of a road map in the framework of the “Norman format” is in the participation of Americans in this job, it is our proposal for the introduction of blue helmets on the line of demarcation to stop shooting and finally go to the political settlement process in the framework of the Minsk agreements… now we need to change the format, change the content”, — quotes Boiko, the press service of the party on Wednesday.
According to him, the initiator of this process should speak with the Ukrainian side. And the reform should be to create a new roadmap in the framework of the last telephone conversations in the Normandy format.
The problem of settlement of the Ukrainian crisis discussed at the talks in various formats, in particular, in the “Normandy format” (Russia, France, Germany, Ukraine). The US is not involved in it, but occasionally this question comes up. However, agreement on a cease-fire was achieved in Minsk meetings of the contact group with the mediation of Russia and OSCE.
Earlier, the Deputy head of the presidential administration of Ukraine Konstantin Eliseev said Kiev considers that, in connection with the aggravation of the situation in the Donbas is to go back to the idea of introducing in the conflict zone of UN peacekeeping mission.
The implementation of the Minsk agreements