The official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Alexander Lukashevich said that Moscow condemns the actions of Lithuania, which, According to the head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs Linas Linkevi?ius, was supplied Ukraine with lethal weapons.
"Frankly militaristic course of Vilnius in the domestic conflict for anybody not a secret. Now the Lithuanian leadership openly acknowledged the fact of providing armed support the "party of war" in Kyiv, which in itself is a cause for concern " - quoted Lukashevich on the Internet office of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. The diplomat noted that "not random, it seems the moment chosen by the Linkevi?ius for your application - just yesterday the Minsk meeting February 12, in the" channel format ". This is very similar to the desire to interfere with the negotiation, preparation for which was not only very "." Russia strongly condemns such provocative actions by the official authorities of Lithuania, damaging the long-suffering Ukrainian people and undermining the important efforts of Russia, the competent European Union and the OSCE at the conclusion of the armed conflict in South-Eastern Ukraine on the path of peaceful settlement ", - said Lukashevich. Remember, January 28, Minister of foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevi?ius tried to convince the EU to give Ukraine assistance, as well as among them military. He later tried to convince them to give Ukraine a weapon for defense. 5 February, the head of the defense Ministry of the Republic of Lithuania Juozas Olekas confirmed that his country gave the Ukrainian army elements of arms, which she had requested. Such statements Lithuania made on the background of how some advisors and generals, including the commander of NATO, General Philip Breedlove, made an offer to President Barack Obama to deliver weapons of Ukraine. In the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia said that the message of the intention of the capital of the United States on the transfer of modern lethal weapons Kiev concern, It threatens Russia's security.