The President of Russia Vladimir Putin considers that the attempt of sabotage in the Crimea was taken by Kyiv of the unwillingness or inability of the Ukrainian side to fulfill the Minsk agreements. He stated this at a meeting with members of the security Council in the Crimea where arrived today the head of state.
“Clear why it was done — because Ukraine does not want to or are unable for whatever reasons to perform the Minsk agreement”, — said the head of state. He also suggested that the Ukrainian authorities are unable to explain to their citizens “significant failures in socio-economic policy.
On 10 August, the FSB announced the detention of a group of saboteurs acting, according to intelligence agencies, according to instructions of the main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine. According to Russian security officials, they were planning attacks on the Peninsula.
After that, Putin declared that Kiev has transferred to the practice of “terror”. In his opinion, after reports of terrorist attacks in Crimea to hold meetings in “Norman format” in the framework of the G20 summit pointless.