Russia has urged the US and Europe to abandon the path of escalating tensions in Ukraine

2022-06-12 0 By

Xinhua News Agency Moscow, January 31 (Reporter Hu Xiaoguang)Russia on January 31 urged the United States and its European Allies to abandon the course of escalating tensions in Ukraine and take a constructive stance.Russian presidential press secretary Peskov told Russian media in Moscow that the U.S. media in recent months around the Ukrainian border situation published a large number of “unverified, distorted and provocative information.”He advises people to keep a clear head about it.According to TASS, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on January 28 night in a press conference for foreign media, the Western drum of war is inevitable, expressed dissatisfaction, that is not the case.He also stressed the cost to Ukraine of escalating panic on the border.Recently, the deterioration of Ukraine-Russia relations has accelerated, with both sides deploying a large number of military personnel and weapons in the border area.The United States, Ukraine and NATO say Russia is massing troops close to Ukraine’s eastern border in what they call an “invasion.”Russia denies this, saying NATO activities threaten its borders and that it has the right to deploy troops to defend its territory.In recent days, Russian officials have repeatedly said that Russia does not want war.