The state Department welcomed the placement of the UN peacekeeping mission in the conflict area in the Donbas and Ukraine. It is reported TASS with reference to the statement of the official representative office Heather Nauert.
By words a press-the Secretary of US state Department, the peacekeeping force should have a broad mandate to ensure peace and security throughout the territory of the republics of Donbass. In addition, said the official representative of the state Department, the peacekeeping force should be imposed on Ukrainian territory, including the border with Russia.
Nauert said that the initiative on the introduction of peacekeepers in these areas is a potential means to «protect Ukrainian citizens», regardless of their nationality and ethnicity.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that in Kiev took note of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin about necessity of introduction of UN peacekeepers in the Donbass. According to the Russian leader, such actions will help to establish peace in the conflict zone.