The Communist party explained the position of Zyuganov in the Donbass

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in fotobasketball political party of Communist party Gennady Zyuganov. Archival photoThe Communist party explained the position of Zyuganov in the Donbass© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov believes that Russia should recognize the independence of the breakaway Donetsk and Lugansk national republics, said the head of the press service of the party, state Duma Deputy Alexander Yushchenko.

Earlier, the leader of the Communist party during a press conference said that he would «place the President would have accepted immediately,» Donbass.

«It was a press conference on the results of regional elections in Russia. One of the reporters asked about the situation in the Donbass and how important are the Minsk agreements. Gennady Zyuganov said that it is necessary to recognize the DNI and LC as a state, as Russia has recognized South Ossetia and Abkhazia. The Minsk agreement, which must be the guarantor of peace, does not work. Every day in the Donbas killed people, attacks occur are shelling civilians. In Abkhazia and South Ossetia prior to their acceptance was the same,» — said Yushchenko told reporters.