For the release of all their hostages 107 Ukraine is ready to make serious compromises. This was at the end of the tripartite meeting of the contact group reported in Facebook the press Secretary of the representative of Ukraine in Minsk Leonid Kuchma Darka olifer.
“We continue to work to free the hostages. In order to 107 people were able to return to their loved ones, Ukraine is ready to make serious compromises,” said olifer.
“We demand the immediate release of the citizens and oppose the blackmail on this issue: Amnesty for an item of the Minsk agreements, and its decision has nothing to do with the liberation of people,” she explained.
Ukraine also demanded full indefinite ceasefire in the Donbass, from 1 September 2016. According to olifer, one reason for this requirement is that from 1 September the school year begins.
“Safety is a key component for the solution of all problems of political, humanitarian and economic nature. A steady silence regime, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the confirmation of the withdrawal of the OSCE SMM, is the basis for the full implementation of the first and the key points of the Minsk agreement is the return of the Ukrainian control over the Ukrainian-Russian state border,” – said olifer.
The press Secretary of Leonid Kuchma announced that Ukraine also demanded the access of international humanitarian organizations to the hostages who are illegally held in the occupied part of Donbass.
Earlier, the representative in the humanitarian sub-group of the trilateral contact group Irina Gerashchenko said that Ukraine was urged to cease fire on the demarcation line in the ATO before 1 September.