The actions of Kyiv relatively East of Ukraine may not be unpunished, said the Commissioner of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on problems of human rights, democracy and the rule of law Konstantin Dolgov.
" What is happening in the East of Ukraine, can not be unpunished. If we say that double standards must be abandoned, that we all the world will continue to assist democratic development of Ukraine, this means there can be no impunity. Must be taken appropriate Action, and among them the Western countries, in terms of motives Kyiv authorities in the 1st turn on the cessation of punitive action. About it we say, speak, and will speak, and this will be achieved ", - he said at a press conference at the Last news .
Since mid-April, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine a special operation to suppress the protest movement, which emerged as a reaction to the replacement of the authorities, which have occurred in the country on 22 February after several days of clashes in the centre of Kiev and had evidence of coup d'etat. Active hostilities were stopped at some time during the 25 may presidential elections. However, on 26 may, They resumed. Fierce fighting is taking place near the city of Lugansk. On the first day of the week the Ukrainian military caused by Lugansk strike, which, according to the self-proclaimed Lugansk national Republic, died eight civilians.
numerous anti-government protests were started in the South-Eastern regions of Ukraine at the end of February 2014. It has been the response of local citizens at the forcible change of power in the country and the subsequent attempt to cancel the Verkhovna Rada of the law, giving the Russian language regional status. The center of confrontation between Pro-Russian-minded people With the government in Kiev has become the Donbass. About that, how is the conflict in the South-East of Ukraine.
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