Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said that the lifting of all sanctions and illegal lawsuits against Russia in international courts should be an integral part of the settlement in Ukraine.
“The lifting of all sanctions and illegal claims against Russia in international courts should be an integral part of achieving sustainable peace,” Zakharova added in a statement.
Zakharova also emphasized that in order to achieve a lasting peace, it is necessary to achieve a cessation of the supply of weapons and mercenaries to Ukraine, a cessation of hostilities, the return of Ukraine to a neutral status and international recognition of the new regional realities (regions) that have arisen in accordance with the right of peoples to self-determination.
Zakharova also added: “Ukraine must be denazified and disarmed, all threats emanating from its territory must be eliminated, its status as a nuclear-free state and the situation with respect for the rights of the Russian-speaking population must be ensured. the population and national minorities must be provided for.”