Media: MFA Norway condemned the use of cluster munitions in Ukraine
Norway condemns the use of cluster munitions during the conflict in Ukraine, said Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Norway Board F Pedersen.
"It is absolutely unacceptable that the conflict in Ukraine are used cluster munitions. Norway condemns any use of cluster munitions, " said Deputy head of the foreign Ministry of Norway, quoted by the Swedish magazine.
While Pedersen tried to convince all parties to the conflict to avoid the use of such weapons.
Ukrainian security forces many times criticized international organizations, including Human Rights Watch, for the use of cluster munitions during military operations in the East. Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in Ukraine recorded that the shelling of residential areas of Lugansk on January 27, was also produced cassette shells.
in October, Human Rights Watch published a report which stated that the Ukrainian government forces used cluster munitions in populated areas of Donetsk in early October. The use of such weapons in populated areas violates the laws of war and may constitute a war crime. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine said that the conclusions НRW not confirmed by specific evidence.
first of militias many times accused the security forces in the use of phosphorous bombs. Later, the Russian foreign Minister S. Lavrov Century, said that Moscow is concerned about reports of the use of the Ukrainian armed forces incendiary bombs.