Western countries that blocked in the UN security Council of the Russian draft decision condemning violated unshakable norm of international relations, which consists in the protection of diplomats in any situation, the head of the Presidium of the Council on foreign and defense policy, member of the Russian Council on international Affairs Fyodor Lukyanov.
on the first day weekend residence of the Russian Ambassador in Kiev was attacked by protesters. In the house flew firecrackers, stones, with flagpole tore the Russian flag. The audience painted the fence of the Nazi swastika, turned parked near the Embassy cars. As emphasized by the local media, the crowd did not encounter any resistance from law enforcement officers. In the Kyiv police Last news stated that " global violations there."
the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation expressed outrage such provocative actions and asked in a persistent form on the Ukrainian side to take all necessary measures to maintain the security of Russian diplomats in Kiev. The Ministry told that the Ukrainian authorities had not taken measures for protection of the Embassy of the Russian Federation, and that Moscow regards This As a gross violation of international obligations of Ukraine. Anyway, the draft decision in the UN.
" This is the wrong approach, because the competition the competition is the norm in international relations but there are rules that should not violate in any situation, even in the situation of almost war. The diplomatic mission shall be inviolable, and the people who perform their own duties and work, may not be distributed This emotional and political confrontation ", said Last news Lukyanov.
in his vision, " the leading Western countries do not even want to go towards Russia and just to assure unshakable diplomatic norm." This is very unfortunate and suggests that the level of mutual rejection and misunderstanding, unfortunately, is very high ", - concluded the head of the Department.