Ukrainians are in favor of compromise in the settlement in the Donbass, the survey showed

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Most of Ukrainians (70%) believe that to achieve peace in Donbass it is necessary to compromise, according to the results of a poll Fund «Democratic initiatives» together with the Razumkov Centre, published on Monday.

According to the study, 70% of Ukrainians believe that to achieve peace in Donbas necessary compromises, but half of them I’m sure that not all compromises are permissible. However, only 18% of respondents believe that peace in the Donbass should be set by force.

Thus, according to the survey, 55% of Ukrainians see the Donetsk and Lugansk region within Ukraine, one in five Ukrainians thinks that the Donbas should be given more autonomy, while 9% of respondents were in favour of the independent existence of these areas or entering them into the Russian Federation.

The survey showed that 60% of the population of Ukraine supports the initiative for peacekeepers in the Donbass, and the fifth of Ukrainians were against this initiative, while 19% of respondents could not answer this question.

However, the study showed that 38% of Ukrainian citizens believe that peace in the Donbass is necessary «to increase international pressure on Russia» and 28% of respondents believe that it is necessary to create normal conditions for life.

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