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 Ukraine’s problems to stay unsolved even if Kyiv regains full control of Donbas, Lavrov says

The problems of Ukraine cannot be solved simply by restoring full control of the Ukrainian authorities over the Donbas.

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told TASS, Censor.NET reports.

"If someone hopes that all Ukraine's problems will be solved as soon as Kyiv regains full control of the Donbas, they are wrong for it is impossible. It is clear for everybody in Europe, including Paris, Berlin and Brussels, as well as in the U.S., even the previous U.S. administration came to understand it in the end," Lavrov stressed.

"This is why Kyiv cannot avoid fulfilling its obligations under the Minsk agreements," he added.

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