Russia should by all non-military means to maintain the Donetsk and Lugansk Republic - specialist
The scenario of the military intervention of Russia in the events in Ukraine shall be excluded, said at the meeting on 10 June the round table the head of the Presidium of the Council on foreign and defense policy Fyodor Lukyanov. Coercive intervention, as informs news Agency journalist, according to Lukyanov, it would be counterproductive and would allow US to achieve the introduction of economic sanctions against Russia.
at the same time with this Lukyanov said that the Russian Federation may not allow the military suppression of the people's Republic regardless of the fact that in Russia there are different estimates of their degree of legitimacy. He suggested that the degree of political pressure should be returned, as it seems as if Russia simply moves away from this situation." Lukyanov considers necessary to show that the Russian Federation has not embarked on the path of full cooperation with the Kyiv authorities, but not annul it.
Fyodor Lukyanov summed up that Russia must all indirect means to support the people's Republic and to return to the stage now when the political pressure on Kiev was more significant.