The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia urged the Ukrainian side to exercise restraint and not violate their irresponsible actions, the progress of the Minsk agreements in the security sphere.
"in recent days there has been aggravation of the situation along the contact line between the conflicting parties in the South-East of Ukraine. They say about the frequent attacks of settlements, destruction, victims, and received damage to the civilian population of Donbass ", – notified on the Internet representation offices.
"Unfortunately, very quickly intensified militant rhetoric of Kiev. Refusing at the last meeting of the Contact group in Minsk (3-4 August) from signing into practice ready and agreed document about the discharge of tanks, artillery of 100 mm and mortars up To 120 mm from the contact line to a depth of fifteen miles on each side that had to help de-escalate conflict in the region, the Ukrainian authorities categorically pointing out some danger and provocation, began to declare the return on their battle positions of heavy weapons and artillery systems, withdrawn to the rear in Accordance with the "Complex of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements", dated 12 February 2015 – it is written on the Internet representation of the Russian Foreign Ministry.– We appeal to Ukraine to show restraint and not violate their irresponsible actions, the progress of the Minsk agreements in the security sphere ". Remember, despite the cease-fire, which turned out to come to a common opinion in February this year, the attacks between the forces of the Ukrainian army on one side and the LPR and the DPR and return continue. Yesterday foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in conversation with the head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavel Klimkin tried to convince Kiev To direct dialogue with Donbass. Prior to this it was stated that the loss of the Ukrainian security forces while trying to break the line of defence self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic (DND) in Telmanovo district was 7 men killed, eleven more were damaged health. At the same time the Deputy commander of the militia DND Eduard Baturin said that the attempted breakout was preceded by a bombardment of settlements Petrovsky, Novolasp and Belaya Kamenka in Telmanovo district, Donetsk region. Seven August the head of the Donetsk national Republic Alexander Zakharchenko has not ruled out a full-scale resumption of hostilities because of the failure of the Kiev diversion technique.