Peskov Urged not to Worry About the Transfer of Russian Troops to the Border with Ukraine
OREANDA-NEWS. Peskov urged not to worry about the transfer of Russian Troops to the border with Ukraine. «The Russian Federation moves troops within it's territory at it's own discretion, this should not bother anyone, it does not pose any threat to anyone», the press secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov answered the question of a Ukrainian journalist, what is the reason for the transfer of Russian troops to the borders with Ukraine.
According to Peskov, the Russian Federation is taking the necessary measures to ensure the security of it's borders. «You know, that on the perimeter of the borders of the Russian Federation, there is an increased activity of the armed forces of NATO countries, other associations, individual countries, etc., etc. All this obliges us to be on the alert», Peskov said.
According to him, «this is an exclusively internal Ukrainian conflict». The Russian Federation, countries in Europe and in other parts of the world would not want «as a result of the provocations» of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, «the civil war in Ukraine was ignited again», Peskov said.
«As for the participation of Russian troops in the armed conflict on the territory of Ukraine, Russian troops have never taken part in it and do not take part in it», the Kremlin spokesman said.