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Zelensky’s Office Criticizes China’s Peace Plan for Ukraine

Mikhail Podolyak, adviser to the head of the office of the President of Ukraine, said that China’s plan to resolve the conflict in Ukraine will not lead to peace.

“A peace plan that provides only for a ‘ceasefire’ and, as a result, a new line of division <…> is not about peace. <…> Ukraine’s position has long been known – the withdrawal of Russian troops to the 1991 borders,” he wrote he’s on Twitter. At the same time, Podolyak put the words “peace plan” in quotation marks.

Earlier, the Chinese Foreign Ministry published a document with proposals for a political settlement of the Ukrainian crisis. It includes 12 points, including calls for a ceasefire, respect for the legitimate interests of all countries in the field of security, for the settlement of the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, for the exchange of prisoners between Moscow and Kiev, as well as for the refusal to impose unilateral sanctions without a corresponding decision of the Council. UN security. 

Source : Tass