Alexander Kuranov. The West must insist on a diplomatic solution to the conflict in the South-East of Ukraine, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Lubomir Zaoralek.
Speaking on national television on Sunday, Zaoralek said that shooting in Mariupol for a couple of hours "scattered" Minsk consensus.
"The only thing we can do is to insist on a diplomatic solution to the conflict - as amended)," said Minister of foreign Affairs. However, he did not rule out that the Union of European States in the future could introduce further sanctions against Russia, although it is Clear that neither punishment nor falling oil prices do not have the ability to change the behavior of Russia ".
On January 9, the intensity of the fire in the Donbass increased. The thirteenth of January, under the Volnovaha in the Donetsk region was hit by a bus, because it has lost the lives of 13 people. The bus driver said that the fire had controlled the Kiev military North.
Military 18 January intensified shelling of Donetsk, Kiev officially acknowledged that at the airport of the city is a massive special operation. After a few days, 22 January, in Donetsk, was fired on public transport, died 8 people, 17 were injured. On the first day of the weekend as a result of shelling in Mariupol died 30 people, more than 90 people were injured.
in the end the fighting and shelling damaged houses, communications and infrastructure.