More than half of Russian citizens (51%), according to information on February, watching the events in Ukraine closely and continuously, this figure has increased since November, when he was 39% of Russian citizens, inform the data of social research " Fund the opinions of a large number of citizens."
With November decreased the number of Russian citizens who do not observe the events in Ukraine (from 22% to 13% in February).
Discuss with relatives Ukrainian events 66% of citizens of Russia, 32% prefer not to do. The rest did not answer. However, 45% no disagreements with loved ones on the events in Ukraine. 20% of Russian citizens often have discussions on the matter.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat in the region. According to the summary data of the United Nations, victims of the conflict began almost 5, 7 thousands of civilians.