Donetsk people's Republic considers the arrival of U.S. troops to Ukraine as an attempt to escalate the confrontation in the Donbass, said the Plenipotentiary representative of the DND in the contact group Denis Putilin.
"This is a deliberate policy. In conjunction with what has already been tightened technique, This kind of escalation of the conflict ", - said Putilin, RIA " Novosti ".
He expressed concern that after the training of foreign equipment can remain within Ukraine." One of the objectives of Ukraine in the General teachings Is that NATO troops will leave, and appliances can stay, " said Pushilin. Before the last working day of the week the US Ambassador in Kiev Jeffrey Payette said that the paratroopers of the 173rd brigade USA came to Ukraine to study Ukrainian military. In the leadership of the Russian Federation told on this question that the arrival of U.S. troops to Ukraine is not conducive to the resolution of the conflict situation and is able to destabilize the situation. 173-I airborne brigade of the US army based in Vicenza (Italy). Ukraine were sent, as before stated, about 300 soldiers. In March, the official representative of the Pentagon stated that the training of the National guard of Ukraine, the U.S. military will begin at the end of April. In her expressions, " the U.S. defense Department is moving forward with plans to provide training of the National guard of Ukraine "." They will teach six companies of the Ukrainian National guard, " said the Commissioner of the Pentagon. In her expressions, "will focus on ensuring internal security of the country" and the territorial defence ". In addition, parallel to the training of staff personnel, she said.