The Commissioner of the state Department's mark Toner in the process failed to back up the accusations of Russia violating the Minsk agreements.
Drawing attention to the fact that the Bureau of industry and security (Department of Commerce) in the "black list" 29 Russian organizations, the journalist asked Toner to clarify what the real actions of Russia in Ukraine currently serve a base for the extension of sentences.
"we have a lot of examples. Please refer this question to the OSCE, " said Toner, accusing the Russian Federation in the continued violation of the ceasefire regime and the absence of efforts to adhere to the Minsk agreements.
"But you can't call them (example - ed.), right" - insisted on the question by the journalist.
"needless to say, I have the opportunity. If you wait till I get to that, I will gladly give you the Details, " said Commissioner of the state Department, referring further to the presence of some satellite photographs, as if it captured Russian troops and military equipment in Eastern Ukraine.
"do you have a recent photo?" - said the journalist.
"of course, there is. I don't have them with me, But for a long time we see Russia's actions to destabilize the situation in Eastern Ukraine. Currently there is entered the mode of silence, But we are concerned that it has the ability to be broken, " said Toner.
"But you until now has not given any specific examples, - what kind of violation? You have at present any confirmation? Last week was probably the most peaceful in the last year, " repeatedly asked his own question by a journalist.
However, the Commissioner of the state Department chose to get away with a couple common phrases.
Authorized United States already lay on the Russian Federation and the militias responsible for the aggravation of the situation in Eastern Ukraine.
However, 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. Moscow agitating Kiev to establish a direct dialogue with the breakaway republics of Donbass.