Kiev put the blame for the incident with the Russian customs officer on militias
The management of the state border service of Ukraine claims that the Russian customs officer was injured on the last working day of the week as a result of firing from militia fighters. " in the process of collision six border guards received fire injuries, two of them being heavy. In the future border guards were under the onslaught of the enemy to retreat with the fight on the ground in Russia. During the battle (militias) was Also carried out fire from the Russian territory and wounded one of the Russian border guard ", - stated in the message of the state border service of Ukraine, RIA " Novosti ". According to the service, a fight ensued after the attempts of militia to transport from Ukraine to the Russian Federation Unidentified goods. Before the last working day of the week in the border guard of the FSB said that the Russian checkpoint " Novoshakhtinsk " in the Rostov region Suffered from mortar fire from Ukraine. Suffered one worker of the customs post. However, the Ministry of defence of Ukraine declares that the military used artillery near the border with Russia. Press service of the Luhansk national Republic on its part says that the Ukrainian military has released on the Russian territory for about six shells. On the fact of bombardment of the territory of Russia from Ukraine and damage to the health of the worker of the Russian customs post prosecuted under the criminal code ( attempted murder under aggravating circumstances " ). The Russian foreign Ministry called this incident a direct provocation." The Russian side expresses its decisive protest in connection with this aggressive action. We demand from Kiev urgent and immediate investigation of all circumstances of the lawlessness that violate the basic norms and principles of international law ", - have told in the Russian depodesta." the story is about direct provocation, which aims to prevent the realization of the Geneva agreements on the early de-escalate domestic conflict, consider in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.- How can you compare that with the announced today the authorities of Kiev as a cessation of hostilities?". Also asserted that night Also from Ukraine to the Russian Federation in search of refuge from the fire crossed over 80 border guards, two of them were damaged body.