The idea of arms of Ukraine contraproductive, because only provoke escalation of the confrontation in the country, said on Thursday the head of the Ministry of defense of Italy Robert Pinotti." I am against arms shipments to Ukraine. In position, when the escalation of the conflict, this solution has only accelerated this process. And we need to reverse the " - leads her words Italian TV. First Thursday of the Minister of foreign Affairs of Italy Paolo Gentiloni said opposed arms supplies to Kiev from Italy and from the EU.