He said during the panel discussion, which took place May 21 in Nikolaev.
Kuchma said he believes the complaints of representatives of the region that the central government in Kiev, they can not hear unfounded.
“All provincial, district councils in the South East (where power was Viktor Yanukovych and his entourage - Ed.) were from the Party of Regions,” - he said.
“Never in Donetsk not was the central government., I say this, and they themselves ruled all and sundry, and they say, babysitter kindergarten administered (themselves), “- said Kuchma.
He supported the first President of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk.
“All of a janitor - Donetsk, Enakievskaya and so on ... And all during the Soviet government was only party Donetsk, Donetsk, Donetsk” - he remembered.