The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia S. V. Lavrov in the course of a telephone conversation agreed With U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry support efforts to resolve the Ukrainian fall, maintaining a direct dialogue between the parties to the conflict, informs the press service of the Ministry.
"They discussed the support of efforts to assist in overcoming the Ukrainian falling through the establishment of sustainable direct dialogue between the Ukrainian parties, as well as the possibility of Russian-American cooperation in promoting the settlement of various crises in the middle East and North Africa, including the situation in the Syrian Arab Republic and Yemen ", - Reported in the report on the Internet office of the Ministry. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. The military actively used heavy machinery and military aircraft and helicopters. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand People.