Russia ready for large-scale invasion of Ukraine – foreign Ministry

Placing on the border with Ukraine troops, Russia openly demonstrates its readiness to full-scale invasion. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said on air “5 channel”.

“Russia keeps a military presence. She is trying to destabilize the situation along the border. Thus showing, that at any moment a Russian invasion may acquire more ambitious,” – said Klimkin.

However, he noted that while there is no reason to in the near future, a meeting of “Norman Quartet”, as the Russian side is blocking the implementation of the Minsk agreements.

“Working on the road map we are much further from what I was agreeing to Russia during the summit in Berlin, where it was agreed that we will consistently work on a road map. Now the Russian side has consistently blocked. So go to the political level – the level of Ministers in the coming weeks – without that we had a position for discussion, I’m such a chance today do not see”, – said the Minister.

We will remind, earlier, the defense Ministry said that Russia is preparing to transfer to Donbass 10 th division, which is already deployed in the border regions with Ukraine.