Spokesman of the Russian Federation ForeignMinistry Aleksander Lukashevich stated this at a press briefing,Ukrainska Pravda writes.
"I'munfamiliar with such statistics and I think it is inspired ratherby the Ukrainian propaganda opportunities that emphasize that weare fighting on the side of the militants. This is not true atall," Lukashevich said.
He alsodenied the reports that Russia will possibly hold peacekeepingoperation on the territory of Ukraine.
"Nothingof the kind," he said and added that the information was denied "atthe highest levels."
"Thisinformation is evidently spread by someone who wants to get areaction of Russia to the events in Ukraine," Lukashevichassured.
It isknown that one of the leaders of the Donetsk militants AlexanderBoroday said that 34 militants from Russia were killed as a resultof the liberation of the Donetsk airport by the ATO forces on May29.
He addedthat the bodies of all the victims had been sent to Russia. AnyRussian central channel did not reported about this.