President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that political and democratic settlement is the only possibility to return the Ukrainian sovereignty over the Donbas.
Speaking at the NSDC meeting, the President commented on the March in Kiev territorial soldiers of the battalion “Azov” opposing the holding of elections in Donbas that will agree to such a solution, reports the edition “Корреспондент.net”.
“To disrupt peace processes under the guise of anything-is absolutely irresponsible to the state, and it will only lead to the fact that the part of Donetsk and Lugansk, as a result of these processes, will remain under occupation,” – said Poroshenko.
According to the head of the Ukrainian state, the majority of citizens supported peace and the return of Ukrainian sovereignty over the occupied territories. “With this road we will not deviate”, he said.
Poroshenko also noted that reports of clashes with police that occurred on the streets of Kiev, first appeared on the Russian TV.
In turn, the management of “Azov” stated that against the “peace at any price,” promising to arrange a tour of the cities of Ukraine, reports the Ukrainian edition of “Vesti”. Demonstration in Kiev, which from-for thrown a firecracker injured a police officer there called “normal democratic process”.