The EU condemns the “elections” in “LDNR” – Mogherini

ЕС осуждает "выборы" в "ЛДНР" - Могерини

Mogherini voiced the EU’s reaction to the pseudo-separatists

The EU urged Russia to create the conditions for transformations in non-government-controlled areas of Donbass.

The European Union condemns planned separatist on the 11th of November “elections” in the occupied territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, stated in the statement of the EU high representative for foreign Affairs and security policy Mogherini.

“The EU considers “elections” planned for November 11, are illegal and illegitimate and will not recognize them. The EU condemns the “elections” as they contradict international law, undermine the commitments made under the Minsk agreements and violate the sovereignty and laws of Ukraine”, – said Mogherini in a statement.

According to her, the Minsk agreements provide only for the holding of local elections under Ukrainian law and OSCE standards. Those reasons, she said, do these “elections” null and void.

“We expect that the Russian Federation takes full advantage of its considerable influence on the separatists, which it supports. The position of the Minsk agreements should be fully and expeditiously implemented, starting from a comprehensive ceasefire and withdrawal of heavy weapons in order to create the necessary conditions for political transformation by local elections, which they provide, ” – said in a statement.

EU Ministers on 19 November to discuss new sanctions because of “elections” in the occupied Donbass.

Recall that according to the SBU, the results of the so-called “elections” have long been known.

“According to our data, previously, I have already drawn to win Pushilin, the so-called “DNR” 55%, beekeeper – in the “LC” of 63%. The attendance should show 70% of voters”, – said Hrytsak .