Ukrainian Military Do Not Respond to Attacks from the Russian Territory and Are Not Attacking It – Foreign Minister Klimkin

The Ukrainian troops do not react to the provocations of the Russian side, and do not shoot back towards Russia.

This was stated by Minister of Foreign Affairs of UkrainePavlo Klimkin, Censor.NETreports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

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"When someone says thatUkrainians fired at the Russian territory, it does not correspondto reality," the head of the Ukrainian Ministry said at a pressconference in Washington on Tuesday. According to him, theUkrainian side has evidence that artillery and mortar fire iscarried out from the Russian Federation and Russian aircraft areviolating Ukrainian airspace.

"But we did not shoot atthem [Russian helicopters] in order not to provoke furtherdevelopment of the situation. We operate in full accordance withthe international law and do not violate any political agreementsin this sense," Klimkin stated.

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