Donbas negotiations in deadlock again as Russia demands local elections (again)

The ceasefire imposed on 27 July has been mostly held in the war zone so far, however, the prisoner swap has been shelved since Russia Ukraine allow the local elections in the occupied territories. Ukraine doesn’t seem to be willing to give in to Russia’s blackmail, which may eventually lead to a collapse of the … Continue reading Donbas negotiations in deadlock again as Russia demands local elections (again)