Russia blocks the introduction of UN peacekeepers to Donbas – foreign Ministry

РФ блокирует введение миротворцев ООН на Донбасс – МИД

UN peacekeepers

Ukraine hopes for placement in the Donbass peacekeeping contingent under the UN aegis.

Keeping UN peacekeepers in the conflict zone in the Donbass Russia blocks. This was stated on air of Radio Freedom, the first Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine, head of mission of Ukraine to NATO Vadim pristayko.

According to him, the Ukrainian government is considering various additional mechanisms to end the war in the Donbass.

“They discussed the option of arming the OSCE mission light weapons, so they felt more confident and was able to visit those places which must visit. Another option is providing (Donbass – ed) by UN peacekeepers. Of course, we know who’s blocking it – the same Russia that stands behind the fighters,” said Pristayko.


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