NSDC Secretary: Elections in Donbass is now impossible

Danilov called the conditions for the electoral process in ORDA

The Secretary of national security and defense Alex Danilov not see any preconditions for holding elections in the Donbass, because not ensured the basic conditions for this.

He told about it in interview to “the Ukrainian truth”.

“As for the elections in the Donbass must be some conditions so that they (the elections. – Ed.) there happened. Today, the day of our conversation, I don’t see how there can be elections,” he said.

Danilov said that if there are any changes in the Donbass region in the direction of de-occupation of territories, sooner or later there will be elections.

“But they should be held on the Ukrainian territory, on polling station should be the Ukrainian flag, is supposed to be Ukrainian media, Ukrainian political forces. They should be held according to Ukrainian legislation, according to the Ukrainian Constitution and the Ukrainian Central electoral Commission should conduct them there. While it’s hard to imagine such conditions,” said Secretary of the NSDC.

Note that local elections in Ukraine will be held in October. Repeatedly informed the authorities announced a possible electoral process in the occupied part of Donbass. At the same time, to date still not even a hint for this. Deputy Prime Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories Alexey Reznikov called the conditions for elections in the occupied Donbas.

In turn, President Vladimir Zelensky also voiced its position on the elections in the Donbass. See his statement in one of the editions of the program “Freedom of speech Savik Shuster”: