The Deputy Minister of Ukraine on Affairs of refugees Georgy Tuka said that the best course of action for Kiev will be the disappearance of Russia. The official said in an interview with "Apostrophe", published on Monday, July 17.
"The most optimal variant for Ukraine and, perhaps, for the whole world — is generally the cessation of existence of Russia as a state, in this form, as it is now," said he, answering the question about the possibility of the return of Kiev control over the Donbas.
10 Jul Tuk made a statement that members of the Armed forces of Ukraine (APU), located in the Donbass cease to be patriots because of watching Russian television. Earlier in the same day Tooke admitted, that Kiev was not able to prove the presence of Russian troops on the territory of Donbass.
The armed conflict in the Donbass broke out in the spring of 2014, after which came to power in a coup, the Ukrainian government tried to suppress the demonstrations in the region. Kiev regularly accuses Moscow of involvement in the confrontation. The Ukrainian courts do not recognize the fact of aggression of Russia. The Kremlin denies the charges of Kyiv, citing a lack of evidence.
The Pechersky district court of Kiev did not arrest the activist of the movement Femen angelina Dias, laid bare before the presidents of Ukraine and Belarus, Petro Poroshenko and Alexander Lukashenko. "Angelina preventive measure in the form of personal commitments with the delivery of international passports" — said her lawyer.
OSCE observers, headed by the first Deputy head of the special monitoring mission in Ukraine Alexander Hug did not miss in Novoazovsk, which is under the control of the DNI. According to the BBC, the new report of the mission in this regard will be reported on the violation of the Minsk agreements.
Ukraine handed over to the international court of justice in the Hague documents allegedly proving the involvement of Russia in the conflict in the Donbass. Kiev has filed a lawsuit to Moscow in January. In April, the court issued an interim decision denying Ukraine interim measures to Russia on charges of terrorism.
One of the spectators ran onto the court during the semifinal match of tennis tournament in the Swedish Bastage between Spaniards Fernando Verdasco and David Ferrer and shouted a Nazi slogan. The meeting was suspended in the second set. Offender brought to court security officers.
In some districts of St. Petersburg passed a hailstorm. For published users photo and video captures covering of hailstones, "drifts" with the wading passers-by. "A hailstorm in the Central district. The streets are strewn with hailstones the size of large cherries" — said in one of the groups.
The Kremlin is "very negative" to assess the bill on sanctions against Russia and Iran, which is considered in the U.S. Congress. On Saturday, July 22, said press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov. "Extremely negative", — he said in answer to the question, how do you evaluate this bill in the Kremlin.