Date: 5 months ago   Category: Society

War on Donbass is the worst since war in the Balkans, - Volcker


The special representative of the U.S. Department of State concerning Ukraine Curt Volcker has said that on Donbass there is now a war which is the worst European war since the Yugoslavian crisis in the nineties of the last century. Ukrinform reports about it.

"A situation which does harm to the population in the east of Ukraine, still awful. It is war which goes in Europe. He I have already resulted in a huge number of death since war in the Balkans in the 90th years, and I have resulted in a huge number of refugees who have appeared as result of war in Europe, than ever since World War II", - Volcker has told.

Also, according to him, in this conflict in Ukraine has died already more Ukrainian military personnel, it is more than victims, than America has incurred for all the time of war in Afghanistan.

It has once again emphasized that sufferings of civilians who daily suffer from physical anguish as a result of the conflict remain the worst in this situation. They suffer from lack of freedoms in occupied territories, they perish on mines and explosive devices, they are under continuous threat of hunger, the shortage of water, diseases, and these threats constantly grow.

this month Volcker will visit Ukraine. Concrete date isn't appointed yet.

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