For reviews of the Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Ryabkov, If the US decides to put Ukraine lethal weapons, It will be a dramatic development of the tragedy at the East of the country and undermine all the possibilities for a peaceful resolution of the conflict.
"I have the opportunity to comment on this hypothetical situation (supply lethal weapons to Ukraine) in such a manner that If It happens, It will be a dramatic development of the tragedy of Ukraine and those who live in the South-East of the state. It will undermine the process of normalization. If the US was really interested in the fact that there was peace, they are obliged not to think about it, what weapon and in what quantities you can supply to Ukraine and How to influence Kiev to still started a political dialogue between Donetsk and Lugansk "- quoted Ryabkov RIA " Novosti ". Remember, first on Wednesday, the U.S. Congress has prepared a new draft law, which predusmatrivaet military assistance Ukraine, and among them the supply of weapons. Now the head of Barack Obama is considering providing Ukraine defensive weapons. 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 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 ". February 4, the candidate for the post of head of the Pentagon Ashton Carter at the hearings on his nomination in the Senate voted in support of U.S. arms deliveries to Ukraine.