Klimkin: the Donbass and Catalonia cannot be compared

Климкин: Донбасс и Каталонию нельзя сравнивать

Klimkin told about the aggression of Russia

Ukraine is suffering from the Russian aggression and not against separatism, said the Minister.

The events that are now held in Catalonia, in no way be compared with the situation in the Donbass. This was stated by foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, reports RBC-Ukraine.

“Here, by definition it is impossible to spend any Parallels. Imagine to now in Catalonia was two thousand Russian tanks and armored vehicles, thousands of Russian regular troops, tens of thousands of Russian mercenaries and all this was funded directly would be guided by Russia”, – said Klimkin.

According to him, despite the fact that in front of Kiev and Madrid are common challenges, Ukraine is suffering primarily because of the Russian aggression.

We will remind, on October 27, the Catalan Parliament adopted a resolution on the independence of the region. In response, the Spanish Senate approved the application of the 155th article of the Constitution, which allows you to enter in Catalonia direct control of the Central authorities.

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced the suspension from office of the members of Generalitat, including the head of the Carles Pokdemon. Also the head of the Spanish government dissolved the Parliament of the Autonomous community and appointed on 21 December early elections in Catalonia.