Kuleba warns of possible Russian provocation in occupied Crimea

Kuleba warns of possible Russian provocation in occupied Crimea

Ukrinform
The Titan chemical plant in the occupied Crimea evacuated the entire night shift, which could be part of preparations for Russia's provocation against Ukraine.

This was reported on Twitter by Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba, Ukrinform saw.

"Worrying reports from Crimea on the entire night shift of Titan chemicals plant in Armyansk evacuated from the facility. This might be a preparation for another staged provocation by Russia. Moscow seems to have no limits in attempts to falsify pretexts for further aggression," the minister wrote.

As reported earlier, on February 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed decrees recognizing two self-proclaimed entities in the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine. Agreements between quasi-republics and Russia provide for military assistance.

Read also: Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba's statement at UNGA debate on situation in temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine

Russia has thus openly acknowledged its military presence in certain areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

Leaders of the EU, the United States, Canada, and most democracies have condemned the Kremlin's actions as a direct violation of international law and Russia’s own international obligations.

On February 22, the Federation Council allowed Putin to use the Russian army abroad.

im


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2022 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-