Official authorized White house Josh Ernest said on Thursday that it is possible to supply the Ukrainian authorities lethal weapons have the ability to lead to increased bloodshed.
"This is what we wish to protect ourselves," added Ernest, RIA " Novosti ". He also said that North America does not want conflict with Russia over the situation in Ukraine." Director Barack Obama has made it clear that we do not want this conflict led to conflict between the United States and Russia ", - said the Commissioner of the White house. According to his statement, " we wish to defend it." In the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia said that the message of the intention of the capital of the United States on the transfer of modern lethal weapons Kiev concern, It threatens Russia's security. Against arms shipments to Ukraine has already made Germany, France, UK, Finland, Hungary, Italy, Denmark, Czech Republic and the Netherlands. As said the head of the Ministry of defense of Germany Ursula von der Leyen, if the United States will begin arms shipments to Ukraine, It may become a pretext for the Russian Federation to openly intervene in the conflict ". With his hand, Lithuania has already donated items weapons Ukraine, making It free of charge. First, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that his country needs the supply of modern arms from countries - members of the North Atlantic Commonwealth in connection with the aggravation of the situation in the Donbass.