The solution of controversial domestic issues in the countries of the former USSR with the help of "color revolutions" is absolutely unacceptable, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.
"What I think is totally unacceptable for us? The issues, as well as among them the contentious issues, domestic issues in the republics of the former Soviet Union with the help of so-called "color revolutions", with the aid of coups and unconstitutional methods of the current government. This is absolutely unacceptable, "– leads RIA "Novosti" the message of Putin in the interview to CBS and PBS. Putin has reminded That Ukraine – It is one of the closest to Russia countries." We all the time said That Ukraine – brotherly country, it is. It is not only Slavic nation, This is the closest to the Russian people: a very similar language, culture, common history, common religion, and so on ", - has said.