Diplomacy based on the defence capabilities of the Army is the only option to return Donbass – President of Ukraine
13:30 / 06 Sep. 2016 / 705
Return of Ukrainian sovereignty in uncontrolled Donbas is possible only through political and diplomatic efforts, relying on the defence capabilities of Ukrainian Armed Forces announced Petro Poroshenko to Verkhovna Rada in his annual address.
We realize that a military solution of the territorial integrity of the problem does not exist. The only way to restore the territorial integrity is the path of political and diplomatic. The way of coming back of Donbas would be difficult, painful and time-consuming. We understand this and ready for it, – the President said.
Poroshenko also said that Ukraine is much interested as no one else in ongoing Minsk process and “Norman format”.
Earlier, the Foreign Ministry of Germany denied preparing a new document on the Donbas.
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