Against numerous violations by the Russian side of a mode of frontier with Ukraine and arms supplies, equipment and mercenaries, the Ukrainian party has reasonable bases to believe that the mentioned escort can be used for further escalation of tension and will lead to even bigger aggravation of position of inhabitants of Donbass.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is told about it, in connection with attempts of the Russian side to organize so-called «in the statementhumanitarian» escort to Ukraine.
"We already addressed to the international partners who agreed to give help and support to the Government of Ukraine in ensuring actual humanitarian needs and restoration of Donbass. In Ukraine the Interdepartmental coordination staff productively works with participation of representatives of the Government, the UN system organizations, and also the International Committee of the Red Cross", - is told in the statement.
"We remind the Russian side that according to international law of humanitarian freights the address from Ukraine as the states, coordination of the list of subjects of humanitarian assistance, its delivery exclusively on channels of the UN or through the International Committee of the Red Cross provides. Besides, any deliveries of humanitarian assistance to areas which are under temporary control of terrorists, are possible only in case of achievement of the corresponding arrangements within consultations of Tripartite contact group with representatives on places. This position is shared completely by the international community that also confirms today's meeting of the UN Security Council", - emphasized in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
"We urge the Russian Federation to refrain from any attempts of sending humanitarian freights to Ukraine without observance of the above conditions. We appeal also to our international partners to urge the Russian Federation to follow only to this logic of actions and to refrain from any steps which can lead to a situation aggravation on Donbass", - summed up in foreign policy department.
It is known that The Russian Federation planned to enter a column of "peacekeepers" on the territory of Ukraine this night.