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 Minsk agreements were broken last year by illegal elections in Donbas

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko believes that the illegal ‘elections’ organized by the band formations in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions last year broke the implementation of the Minsk agreements.

The president declared that after he visited the Academy of Public Prosecution of Ukraine where the first stage of an open competitive selection of heads of local prosecution offices started today.

Censor.NET reports citing UNIAN

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"What did break the implementation of the Minsk agreements? Of course the Illegal elections held on Nov. 2, 2014. Elections, which were not recognized in the world, which were held with brutal violations of all OSCE norms," Poroshenko said.

At the same time, he expressed hope that the truce established during the last week will help fulfill the Minsk agreements. The president once again stressed that there are no alternatives to the Minsk agreements at the moment".
 
 
 
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