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Russia ready for certain concessions in Donbas, - Minister for re-integration of occupied Donbas

Source : 112 Ukraine

This concerns mutual release of detainees, ceasefire, mine clearing campaign, building of new checkpoints, the official says
12:23, 6 July 2020

Minister for Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories Oleksiy Reznikov
Press service of Ukrainian President

Russia shows signs of readiness to give way in certain topics in negotiations regarding Donbas conflict. Oleksiy Reznikov, the Minister for re-integration of occupied Donbas said so in a commentary for Novosti Donbassa.

"I take these things more optimistically. Yes, it's difficult but there's a different key, and a different manner of speech. There's a will, showed by the Russian Federation, a will to find options to bring these positions closer", Reznikov said.

According to him, this concerns mutual release of detainees, ceasefire, mine clearing campaign, building of new checkpoints. Reznikov also said Russia's position could also concern the opening of the passage in Donetsk region, as it's blocked by pro-Kremlin militants again.

Related: Donbas: Militants fired 12 times today

In the first quarter of 2020, the overall humanitarian situation in the occupied Donbas improved, but the coronavirus pandemic will increase the instability of the region. This is stated in the report of the UN Food Security Cluster (FSC).

"The situation in the occupied territories has shown signs of improvement in terms of reducing the number of civilian casualties, improving at checkpoints, food and economic security, access to health care and reducing the need for humanitarian assistance," the document says.

Related: About 300 000 people in Donbas left without Ukrainian pensions, - UN FSC

 

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