Moscow, November 14. Statements of former Minister of defence of Ukraine Alexander Kuzmuk about the possibility of the Ukrainian army to return the Donbass confirm that to Kiev there is only one solution to the conflict in the East of the country — the military. This opinion was expressed by the Senator from Crimea Sergey Tsekov.
Previously, Kuzmuk said that to fully capture the Donbass Ukrainian army will have the Donetsk, Lugansk, Gorlovka and other large cities of the region.
"Such statements characterize the mood of top of the Ukrainian elite, which does not think about the possibility of a political settlement of the situation in the South-East of the country, not about the implementation of the Minsk agreements. For them, one solution to the situation in the Donbas — military," — said Tsekov in an interview .
in Addition, the Senator recalled that at a time when Kuzmuk was the head of the defense Ministry, the exercise was hit by a passenger Tu-154.
the Incident occurred in 2001.
During the exercise Ukrainian air defense missile system s-200 shot down a Russian passenger plane Tu-154. Killed 78 people, most of whom are citizens of Russia and Israel. Kuzmuk then was deprived of his office..
Moscow, November 14.
the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine was removed from the law "On status of war veterans, guarantees of their social protection" any mention of the great Patriotic war (WWII).