Leonid Kravchuk, who recently became part of the TAG, as the head of the Ukrainian delegation, while getting acquainted with the situation, but told about the readiness to compromise with the representatives of the occupied Donetsk and Luhansk.
About Kravchuk said in an interview with “Susplan”.
“The special status of Donbass. I don’t perceive it, because I do not understand what it is. But I can not accept “special status” and “special” management system in these regions. This is already a compromise,” – said the first President of Ukraine.
According to the politician, all the occupied part of Donbas “special status” will make it a separate state, which will receive legally entitled not to obey Kiev. In particular, mercenaries can request the establishment of its police and security forces control border with Russia that Kravchuk considers unacceptable.
July 30, Kravchuk was appointed Chairman of the Ukrainian delegation to the TAG.
First, the President acknowledged that under any circumstances they will not even discuss issues that may pose a threat to the sovereignty and integrity of Ukraine.
Opponents of the Kiev authorities believe Kravchuk greater threat to negotiations than his predecessor, Leonid Kuchma. The first President, in their estimation, too intractable in principle to form the “L/DNR” issues that can impede the implementation of the Minsk agreements.