Negotiations with Russia will result in peace guarantees in Donbas – Volodymyr Zelenskyy


President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy expects that, thanks to the negotiations, Russia will de-escalate the situation on the Ukrainian borders.

This is reported by UA with reference to the President’s video message during an online discussion of “Reforms for Investment in Ukraine”.

Volodymyr Zelenskyy stressed that the events that have unfolded around Ukraine in recent weeks have once again shown the unique role of Ukraine for Europe and its future. These events confirm that comprehensive security in Europe is impossible without the restoration of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.

“I expect that the result of our common efforts, our negotiations with the Russian Federation will be the de-escalation of the situation on the border with Ukraine and the guarantee by the Russian leadership of achieving peace in Donbas” – the president said.

To remind, Russian troops and equipment arrive in the regions of Belarus near the border with Ukraine. In particular, the Russian Uragan multiple launch rocket systems were found in the immediate vicinity of the border with the Kyiv region. Their location was confirmed by experts from a group investigating military conflicts.

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