The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia S. Lavrov Century said That the vast majority of European politicians negatively assess the prospects of arms supplies to Ukraine, and in this position Russian and European colleagues alike.
"If the variance is meant to do, to deliver weapons on Ukraine, a Large number, If not all European politicians consider this a bad Idea. The idea, which only increases the likelihood of bringing to the deepening of the deep Ukrainian drop ", - told reporters the Head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia S. Lavrov Century on the margins of the Munich security conference.
according to him, in the world there are already examples of when the weapon set in the conflict zone, very quickly finds himself in the wrong hands." Moreover, when Ukraine incumbent Director does not have a complete monopoly on force structure, " said the Minister.
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.
"As for Ukraine in the context of Its relations with NATO and Parallels between Ukraine and Georgia, I this parallel does not hold. It was conducted by NATO members, when in April 2008 at a conference in Bucharest wrote in his Declaration That Georgia and Ukraine in NATO, " said the Minister, in answering the relevant question.
"The fact That this statement, which struggled certain members of the Commonwealth, when the resistance of the other part, still caught in an official document - I have no doubt played a very dubious role in the decisions that then took Mikhail Saakashvili, starting an unprovoked war in South Ossetia, as well as among them, against peacekeepers ", - noticed Lavrov." I very hope, and I said about it in his own presentation at the conference, the giddiness from such reckless support will not serve a disservice to Ukrainian authorities, " he added.