Ukraine refused to fix the special status of Donbass

the Ukrainian delegation at the meeting of the Trilateral contact group (TAG) in a video conference rejected the possibility of recognition of special status of Donbass in the Constitution. About it reports a press-service of the Ukrainian President.

“the Ukrainian side has once again flatly denied the possibility of recognition of special status ORDO (of certain regions of Donetsk and Luhansk regions approx. “Of the”) in the Constitution of Ukraine”, — stated in the message.

At the meeting, the Ukrainian delegation of the TAG when it initiated the creation of a working group with participation of representatives of border guard and customs services of Russia and Ukraine and mediators from the OSCE to work out a mechanism for regaining control of Kiev over the border in the Donbass.

work Continued on identifying the next breeding sites of forces and means, as well as the formation of lists for the new exchange of prisoners and detained persons.

In late March, the head of the office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak reminded that Ukraine has never conducted and will not conduct a direct dialogue with the breakaway republics of Donbass. At the same time, Deputy Prime Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories Alexey Reznikov said that the Ukrainian authorities are not going to fix the special status of Donbass in the Constitution, as envisaged by the Minsk agreements.