Representatives of the USA, Canada, Great Britain, Lithuania and Poland held talks on the situation in Ukraine. They discussed the growing military activity of the Russian military. Countries accused Moscow of undermining the de-escalation in the Donbass.
From the side of the United States, and took part in the meeting. about. Deputy Defense Secretary Amanda Dory. The event was hosted by British Defense Secretary Ben Wallace. It is noted that the countries participating in the virtual meeting “make the main contribution to helping Ukraine in the field of security.”
“The leaders … discussed the increase in Russian military activity in the region. Russia’s destabilizing actions undermine the de-escalation of tensions that was reached by an agreement mediated by the OSCE on July 27, 2020, “the message The Pentagon. The countries agreed to provide training to the Ukrainian military and support the “capacity building” of the Ukrainian military.
The day before, the Pentagon called on Russia to reduce tensions in relations with Ukraine and respect the country’s territorial integrity and sovereignty. Earlier, representatives of Germany and France expressed concern about the movement of Russian troops. The Russian Foreign Ministry, in turn, accused NATO of increasing military activity in Ukraine.
About the negotiations on the settlement – in the material “Kommersant” “War is not forced to peace.”