Russia warns US against arming Ukrainian forces
November 21 , 2014
Moscow has warned the US against providing weapons to Ukrainian forces, who are fighting rebels in eastern Ukraine, according to media reports.
A spokesperson for Russia’s foreign ministry said that an American official’s suggestion that the US should consider supplying arms to Ukraine gave a “very serious signal.“
A US official has said that “nothing is off the table” when it came to ways to supporting Ukraine.
Meanwhile, Ukraine’s PM Arseny Yatseniuk has said Putin’s actions in the region were a “threat to everyone.”