Russian military personnel and Russian tanks are in the Donbass, and how would Russia did not disguise his presence, that is aggression.
In uncontrolled Kiev Donbass is full of Russian tanks without markings, and NATO knows this. On Wednesday, February 14, on air Echo Of Moscow said the ex-Deputy NATO Secretary General Alexander Vershbow.
He noted that that although in the Donbas and "there is a lot of tanks that do not have Russian markings, but we understand where they are."
Also, NATO knows about Russian military, who are in the Donbas.
"In fact, we are talking about the combination of Russian senior officers, generals and soldiers, volunteers who are veterans of many wars and which is already seasoned and local recruits, which generally, unfortunately, is a very good effect. Now there's even Wagner is fighting in a private company," - said Vershbow.
According to him, Russia is trying to convince you that it is completely local forces.
"From public sources, from self, from social networks, there is plenty of evidence that Russia is involved. And even the official ceremony when Putin awards the order of the generals, who allegedly hails from Lugansk. Therefore, from a legal point of view, how would you is not masked, it remains aggression" - says the American diplomat.
He also adds that "one of the greatest successes of Russian propaganda" is that managed to convince someone in the West that the conflict is a consequence of internal conflict, internal problems.
"The war ended a long time ago if Russia had not supported the separatists with its military command and weapons. And if you look at the places that were liberated from separatists, for example, Slavyansk, different groups co-exist peacefully with each other there. Therefore, reconciliation is possible. And the conflict is delayed for 4 years mainly thanks to the Russian aggression. That is, first and foremost, we need to be honest with each other" - summed up Alexander Vershbow.
Kurt Volker said that the United States will help to stop the war in the Donbass.
As reported The US state Department bluntly accused Moscow the fulfillment of the Minsk agreements.
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