Walker: the situation in Syria will not affect the Donbass

Волкер: ситуация в Сирии не отразится на Донбассе

The US special envoy on Ukraine Kurt Volker does not believe that the Kremlin is preparing a new offensive in the Donbass in the near future.

The United States does not believe that the situation in Syria can affect the Donbass, said the US special envoy on Ukraine Kurt Volker, reports TSN.

According to him, business in the middle East and in Ukraine are different things.

Walker does not believe that the Kremlin is preparing a new offensive in the Donbass in the near future.

“The Russians 4 years to support the conflict in the East of Ukraine – tanks, mortars, infantry, radio-electronic weapons – all that you can imagine. This issue is therefore constant rotation of equipment and people. I don’t think there is movement on the Russian-Ukrainian border are markedly different from what we saw last 3.5 years,” he said.

We will remind, on the night of 14 April, the United States, France and Britain launched strikes on military targets near the city of HOMS in Syria in response to use of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad chemical weapons against civilians. the Blow was aimed at the possible place of manufacture of elements of chemical weapons.

Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused the U.S. of exacerbating humanitarian catastrophe in Syria and said that Russia calls emergency UN security Council meeting “to discuss the aggressive actions of the US and its allies.”

The UN security Council did not adopt the draft resolution of the Russian Federation on Syria

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