Head of the EU Delegation in Ukraine Hugues Mingarelli said speaking at the forum "Priorities of the Year of Reforms: Accelerate the Pace, Guarantee Stability," Censor.NET reports.
"There is no civil war in Ukraine. Ukraine is an object of the external (Russian) aggression," he said.
Earlier, Mingarelli stressed sanctions against Russia must continue until it fully implements the Minsk agreements.
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