Vice-President of the United States Joe Biden at a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in Munich again tried to convince to increase the pressure on the Russian Federation in connection with its position on Ukraine, said on the first day of the weekend the White house.
"The Vice President said that the cost for the Russian Federation should continue to grow, if Russia refuses to accept a peaceful solution and continue the escalation of the conflict," said the statement.
The meeting was Also attended by Secretary of state of the United States John Kerry.
The white house confirmed that discussed " diplomatic efforts to resolve the conflict in the East of Ukraine, including yesterday's visit by Merkel and President of the French Republic fran?ois Hollande in the capital of Russia, but details of the meeting in treatment is not given.
on the last working day of the week the assistant to the President of the United States on national security Susan rice said that the United States explore the possibility of providing Ukraine with direct military assistance. She added that this issue is pending. Also rice called providing direct military assistance to Ukraine is a major step that the United States wants to take together with partners.
Moscow warned Washington against the intentions of arms exports to the Ukraine, and among them exported from Afghanistan, said In prosesi Thursday the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Alexander Lukashevich.
The Ukrainian government and the Western countries blame the Russian Federation interference In the internal Affairs of Ukraine. Moscow has stated many times that completely uninvolved in the events in the South-East of Ukraine, does not supply the militia military equipment and ammunition, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.