About it it is told in the statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
"Ukraine calls the Russian Federation, the permanent member of the UN Security Council, to disengage armies from the territory of Georgia, to show restraint in the actions and to carry out necessary influence on the separatist Tskhinvali mode for the purpose of return of his representatives for a negotiating table", - is told in the statement.
Ukraine notes that the urgent termination of operations, unconditional confirmation by the Russian side of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia, devotion to the principles of neighborliness, non-use of force and the peace solution of disputes has to become the key to success of such negotiations.
In Ukraine with alarm perceive messages on conflict transition in South Ossetia (Georgia) in a new phase with attraction of military capacity of the third party.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs with regret notes that arriving from a place of events information testifies that Russia which a long time played a role of the intermediary in conflict settlement, gradually becomes its direct participant. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs considers that such succession of events can aggravate even more a situation, expand geography of the conflict and turn it in regional with unpredictable consequences.
Ukraine states deep concern about a situation in a conflict zone, considers ways of its settlement through use of opportunities of mediation, good offices, the international organizations, the certain states.
In return Ukraine is ready to make the contribution to such efforts.