The UN special envoy for Ukraine can become the focal point for the implementation of the Minsk agreements between the West and Russia.
This commentary, ГолосUA said political scientist Ruslan Bortnik.
“The UN special envoy for Ukraine can become the focal point for the implementation of the Minsk agreements and preparatory work for the introduction of the peacekeeping mission in the Donbas. Without the approval of the key geopolitical players, the UN representative is nothing you can do, but the fact that the UN is beginning to act as a political mediator, suggests that in the corridors between Russia, the EU and the US converging position on Ukraine”, – said R. Bortnik.
He stressed that the appearance of UN special envoy to Ukraine is the first step to resolving the conflict in the Donbas.
“Russia to oppose the appearance of UN special representative on Ukraine will not, because its interests are not threatened,” – said R. Bortnik.
We will remind, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Poland Jacek Czaputowicz, after the meeting of the security Council on the Ukrainian question, proposed that the UN appoint a special representative for Ukraine.