The risk of escalation of the conflict and misrepresentation of the Russian Federation: in the United States is concerned about the situation in the Donbass

The risk of escalation of hostilities in the Donbass remains dangerous due to the constant provocations from the Russian side and availability directly on the demarcation line of hundreds of pieces of prohibited agreements weapons.

This was stated by charge d’affaires of the USA to the OSCE Kate Byrnes writes UKRINFORM.

“We are deeply concerned about the presence of Russian weapons and personnel in areas held by separatists,” said the American representative.

“The close proximity of many heavy weapons retains the risk of escalation dangerously high,” she said.

The US representative stressed that the Russians “Dodge, distort the facts and impeding efforts to resolve the conflict.”

Unfortunately, she said, Ukrainian forces will also be difficult to take your weapon in that time, the joint Russian-separatist forces continue to advance and create new positions in areas Sokolniki and Luhansk page.

“Fighting in one area can quickly ignite clashes in other places along the line of contact,” said the American diplomat. She stressed that both sides should meet its obligations to withdraw troops from areas of demarcation and cease-fire.

The representative of the United States called “extremely necessary” to restore a full and sustainable ceasefire to protect the civilian population and critical infrastructure.

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