The duration of the ceasefire regime in the Donbass and the peace process in the South-East of Ukraine, first and foremost, depend on the policy of the management in Kiev, says member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak.
Since July 27, the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk people's republics go to a full permanent cease-fire. The relevant orders issued control of the militia DND and LNR. Last week the contact group in Minsk agreed on additional measures to ensure the truce in the Donbass. They include a ban of offensive and acts of sabotage, fire, including sniper, placing weapons in the settlements and disciplinary liability for violation of the ceasefire.
The introduction of peacekeepers, the OSCE in the Donbass in line with Minsk agreements and can be used as a military solution for the conflict in the South-East of Ukraine, told RIA Novosti member of the state Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak.
Kyiv is considering the possibility of introduction of peacekeepers, the OSCE in the Donbass, said Monday the Deputy Prime Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov.
The New York Times should be held accountable for replicating "detective nonsense" about the alleged collusion of the Russian Federation with the Taliban, said a member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak.
He noted that the fake news hit the reputation of the newspaper in which they allow themselves to spread lies, incite hatred toward Russia.
The Russian authorities pay attention to each region of the country, including Crimea, the Peninsula intensively developed, despite the situation with coronavirus, said a member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak, commenting on the words of ex-President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
Earlier, Poroshenko said that Kiev is now "a unique chance" to strengthen the solidarity of the international community to "bring back" Crimea, because Russia is allegedly "not able" to provide funding for the Peninsula.
United States of America continue pressure on Syria to stop the process of peaceful settlement in Syria, to deprive the government of the country the opportunity to restore the statehood and the economy, said a member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak, commenting on the extension of sanctions against the Republic.
The US President Donald trump has signed a law that became known as "Caesar", at the end of 2019. It entered into force on 1 June and includes the sanctions, affecting virtually all sectors of the economy of Syria. The sanctions list was expanded on June 17, under the restriction got 14 people, including the wife of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ASMA al-Assad and his sister Bushra al-Assad, as well as 21 organization.
The statement of the President of the United States Donald trump to reduce the number of American military in Germany, the political pressure on the leadership of Germany because of the position of Berlin on the project "Nord stream - 2", says member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak.
Previously, trump has promised to reduce the number of us military personnel in Germany up to 25 thousand people. In addition, trump protested that "Germany pays Russia billions of dollars for energy, and the US needs to protect them from Russia."
United States of America will not be able to disrupt the completion of the construction of the "Nord stream - 2", despite they initiate sanctions and restrictive measures can influence the time of completion of the work, said RIA Novosti member of the state Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak.
The bill on sanctions against the "Nord stream - 2" has previously been submitted to the Senate of the United States. He proposes to impose sanctions against the insurers of the ships employed on the construction of a gas pipeline. The document was supported by five senators from both parties, including the influential Senator from Texas Ted Cruz.