Armed pro-Russian militants board a truck in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on May 6, 2014, a day after heavy fighting between pro-Russian militants and Ukranian troops killed at least 34 people near the eastern Ukranian city of Slavyansk. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER KHUDOTEPLY
MOSCOW: The Russian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday called on Kiev to immediately stop "the use of force against its own people".
"The illegitimate authorities in Kiev go on crudely trampling on widely-recognised rights, with the connivance of their Western patrons," the ministry also said in a statement.
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and another wounded when pro-Russian separatists attacked a military ambulance...
A top Russian diplomat says work is underway to fulfill Russia's supply of advanced air-defense missiles to Iran, but...
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed the situation in Syria and Yemen as well as Ukraine with U.S....
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE