US Calls On Russia To End Violent 'Intimidation' In Eastern Ukraine

WASHINGTON, DC -- The State Department on Thursday condemned Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine for "violence and intimidation" against international monitor groups in the region.


State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert came from FOX News.

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Thursday during a press briefing that the United States is "deeply concerned" about recent violence against civilian members of the aid group Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).

"The United States is deeply concerned about an alarming pattern of violence and harassment by Russian-led separatists in eastern Ukraine directed at unarmed civilian members of the OSCE monitoring mission," Nauert told reporters.

The State Department on Thursday condemned Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine for "violence and intimidation" against international monitor groups in the region.

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Thursday during a press briefing that the United States is "deeply concerned" about recent violence against civilian members of the aid group Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).

"The United States is deeply concerned about an alarming pattern of violence and harassment by Russian-led separatists in eastern Ukraine directed at unarmed civilian members of the OSCE monitoring mission," Nauert told reporters.

Source: The Hill

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