Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in the Crimea, where he holds meeting of Russian security Council after an attempt of sabotage on the Peninsula. He noted that he knows why Kiev went to the aggravation of the situation, but it does not always work.
After the detention of subversive groups in the Crimea, the arrest of participants of attempt of sabotage on the Peninsula has taken additional security measures, especially in parts of the border with Ukraine. Recall that during the arrest of the saboteurs killed two Russian soldiers.
Putin immediately it said: “we have Gathered known about, after the incident,” – said the head of state, Recalling the suppression of the penetration attempt on the territory of Crimea and sabotage units of the Ukrainian army.
He noted that, apparently, Kiev decided to aggravate the situation. “And it’s clear why they did it,” — said Putin.
However, the Russian leader noted, the method of escalation of the situation known and widely used, but not always successfully.
Putin expressed hope that “common sense will prevail” the Kiev authorities, since Russia is not going to cease relations with Ukraine, even despite the reluctance of Ukraine “to have full-fledged diplomatic relations at the ambassadorial level”.