Nikonov: elections in DND and LNR more important for Ukraine than the events in Kiev
Ulyana Grebennikova. Elections Held in Donetsk And Luhansk republics, is more important for the fate of Ukraine, the events in Kiev And the Parliament, said on the first day of the week Last news people's choice of the State Duma, political scientist Vyacheslav Nikonov.
according to the results of counting 100% of the protocols, the self-proclaimed leaders of the Donetsk And Lugansk national republics won the election in the Donbass - head DND elected Prime Minister Alexander Zakharchenko, LNR was won by incumbent President Igor Carpentry.
According to Nikonov, the results of the elections in Ukraine have simply been the legitimization of that coup, which occurred in the spring. For this reason, in and of themselves they do not have the ability to affect the overall situation. Came to power those political forces that stood behind this coup.
" Perhaps of even greater importance at the present time have the Elections that took place in the new Russia, in Donetsk And Luhansk republics, which created the first time the lawfully elected government in these new formations, the self-proclaimed republics. And, of course, the question of their fate will be the key to the fate of Ukraine to a much greater extent than what will happen in the Verkhovna Rada in Kyiv, " he explained Nikonov.
in April Donetsk And Luhansk region proclaimed " people's Republic ", after a referendum in may, they announced their sovereignty And later formed an Alliance with the name " new Russia ".