According to the foreign Minister of Germany Sigmar Gabriel, the armed UN peacekeepers must take control of the entire territory of Donbas. He stated following the meeting with the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavel Klimkin, reports RIA “Novosti”. The German side stressed that peacekeepers required, however, the prerequisite of this step should be the resumption of territorial integrity of Ukraine.
“It must be armed and strong UN peacekeeping mission, which continues throughout the occupied territory, and not only protects the OSCE representatives,” said Sigmar Gabriel.
The Russian side supported the idea of sending UN peacekeepers to Ukraine, but, according to Vladimir Putin, speech can go only about the function of ensuring the safety of members of the monitoring mission of the OSCE.