The Kremlin reacted to the reports about the plan for the lifting of sanctions against Russia

Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin is unaware of any plan of lifting the sanctions against Russia and settling the situation in Donbass, reports “RIA Novosti”.

“No,” — said Peskov on a question whether the Kremlin’s plan for lifting the sanctions against Russia, Ukrainian MP Andrey Artemenko.

According to the NYT, former assistant to the President, Michael Flynn was a week before his resignation, handed over a document proposing a “peace plan for Russia and Ukraine.” The author of the document by the Ukrainian MP Andrey Artemenko.

Artemenko said that his plan is to replace the Minsk agreement. It involves holding a national referendum on the transfer of Crimea is leased by Russia for 30-50 years. After the expiration of the term should be held another referendum under the control of the international structures, where the question of ownership of the Peninsula should be resolved definitively.

In addition, the plan involves the return of the Donbass in the Ukraine and Amnesty to all parties to the conflict who are not involved in very serious crimes. The question of the special status of Donbass on the idea Artemenko should be decided in a separate referendum.

For the restoration of Donbass, the Deputy suggested to create a special Fund, which shall come from different countries. In particular, offers Artemenko, the money from the lease of the Crimea by Russia should also go to this Fund.

According to Artemenko, following the execution of this plan with Russia will be lifted international sanctions.