Alexander Shishlo. USA campaigning for the full implementation of the ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine and the full implementation of the Minsk agreements, said the US Ambassador to the OSCE Daniel Baer.
"We again call for a complete ceasefire and full implementation of the Minsk agreements, including unlimited and secure access members of the special monitoring mission of the OSCE, so that they could keep control and check the action of the ceasefire and withdrawal of heavy weapons," - said on Thursday Baer at the meeting of the Permanent division of the OSCE in Vienna. The text of his speech cited by the press service of the U.S. mission to NATO.
According to Baer, "Large number" of violations of the ceasefire regime in the conflict area have been committed by the militias.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6, 2 thousand people.
Ukrainian Authorities and Western countries have repeatedly accused the Russian Federation of interfering in Ukraine's internal Affairs. Moscow has stated many times that completely uninvolved in the events in the South-East of Ukraine, does not supply the militia military equipment and ammunition, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.
The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict. While shooting in the field continues, the parties blame each other in violation of the Minsk agreements.