In the case of transactions Minsk there are no obstacles for elections in the territories controlled by Ukraine Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
On August 22, it said the president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko at a briefing at the site during Chuguev Kharkiv region.
"If today a joint and coordinated work of Ukraine and the coalition that supports Ukraine from around the world will lead to the fact that we make to fulfill Minsk II and the Russian side, the elections must take place, " - said Poroshenko.
"If the attacks continue, the safety of people - my first priority ", - the president added.
According to him, the elections should be held on the territory which lies outside the range of artillery fire.
"If it is outside the range, which can be committed artillery shots - maximum range of 30 km - if it is beyond these limits, no obstacles for the elections I see. It is not about political motivation, but only about the motivation of the security ", - said Poroshenko.