Poroshenko urged the BPP to support the bill reintegration to prevent escalation in the Donbas
President Petro Poroshenko urged a faction of the BPP in Parliament to vote for the bill on the reintegration of Donbass.
This was stated by President’s representative in Parliament Iryna Lutsenko after the meeting of the factions, UKRINFORM reported.
“The President, who came to us (at the meeting of the faction) with gray hair, because every death fell on his head … called to vote for the bill. Most importantly – if we don’t vote, will start a very serious escalation,” said she.
Lutsenko urged MPs not to be irresponsible to vote, she asked them “not to throw the country into war, irresponsible not by clicking on the green button”.
See the online consideration of Verkhovna Rada the laws Poroshenko about the reintegration of Donbass
According to her, in the first bill there are a large number of mechanisms for internal reintegration, in particular, the government has already prepared a plan. The document is a reflection of a peaceful, political-diplomatic way to return the occupied territories, reports Еспресо.TV.
“And this second law is the only condition of the Minsk agreements, which was put forward and was able to negotiate (the US special envoy Kurt) Walker (assistant to the President of Russia) Surkov that at least prolong for a year the order of the local government. But after talks with the factions, we added changes in article 10,” – said Lutsenko.
The change is that it will put forward the condition that the order be extended for a year, but it will come into force when, from the Donbass, the withdrawal of the Russian troops.
Recall, October 4 President’s bill on the reintegration of Donbass was submitted to Parliament. In particular, the document identifies the temporarily occupied territory in Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The project consolidates the priority of the security implementation of the provisions of the Minsk agreements. For physical and legal persons shall retain the right of ownership and other real rights on the property, including real property, including land, located in the temporarily occupied territories.
The bill specifies that Ukraine is not responsible for the illegal actions of Russia as an aggressor state, of its armed forces, other military formations and the occupation administration in the temporarily occupied territories.
Later in Parliament, Poroshenko submitted the second draft law on the Donbass, which will allow you to enter the UN peacekeeping mission and maintain the international sanctions. The document proposes temporarily, for a period ending one year from the date of entry into force of the Law of Ukraine “On creation of necessary conditions for peaceful settlement of the situation in certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions”, enter the special order of local government in certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
While in the Opposition bloc criticized the bill. Yuriy Boyko called it that will separate the Donbass from Ukraine, so the party promised to vote against the document. Also not supported the legislative initiative of the representatives of the Kremlin. In turn, the U.S. Embassy supported the initiative on the extension of the special status of the occupied territories.
In terrorist “LNR” and “DNR” sharply criticized Poroshenko submitted to the Parliament a bill on the reintegration of Donbass, and said that they Ukraine chooses war.