Yanukovych and the “Negotiations” – A View from Mustafa Nayyem (February 19, 2014)

Comment by journalist Mustafa Nayyem on recent negotiations completed.  Translation by William Risch:

“Negotiations between the regime and the opposition have been completed.  There will be no storming (of the Maidan) today.  Viktor Yanukovich, Vladimir Rybak, Andrei Kliuev, Andrei Portnov, Elena Lukash, and Aleksander Efremov represented the regime.  Vitalii Klichko, Arsenii Iatseniuk, and Oleh Tiagnibok represented the opposition.  Viktor Yanukovich categorically refused to talk about his resignation or EU or US participation in negotiations.  The opposition for its part refused Viktor Yanukovich’s proposal to have Russia involved in negotiations.  Negotiations will continue at 9 a.m.  This will be the seventh meeting of both sides.”

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: