The negotiations on the Donbass paused. About this in Facebook said the first Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine’s representative to the Humanities subgroup of the Contact group Irina Gerashchenko.
“Germany is entering a period of elections which will be held in September. France will in the coming months, only to form a new Cabinet of the newly elected President, and they will have no foreign policy, at least not to the Donbass. In the United States as still forming structures that are responsible for certain directions of foreign policy. Putin is uses, so the “Normandy format” actually delivered on a certain pause, and this directly affects the Minsk format, derived from the Norman. It seems that the issues that we are trying to solve for a long time in Minsk and which are blocked, yet remain in the same condition ….”, – she wrote.
Previously, Irina Gerashchenko reported that on temporarily uncontrolled territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine are 127 Ukrainian hostages.