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Lukashevich said that Ukraine was preparing a military scenario in the Donbass

In Kyiv is actively preparing a military scenario of solving the problem of Donbass, this is evidenced by the recent statements of the Ukrainian authorities, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.

According to him, increasingly there are attempts by Ukrainian officials to escalate war hysteria. So, despite actually launched a campaign of preparation for the scheduled for the autumn local elections again operated hackneyed myth of the "external threat".

"The second of July the commander-in-chief of the Armed forces of Ukraine Ruslan Homchak said that the Ukrainian military "more time and attention paid to training troops for offensive operations in urbanized terrain". The same remarks made on 5 July and chief of the naval forces of Ukraine Oleksiy Neiipp. This shows that Kyiv is actively preparing for a military solution to the so-called problem of Donbass", - said Lukashevich at a meeting of the OSCE permanent Council.

The Ukrainian authorities in April 2014 began a military operation against the breakaway LC and the DNI, which declared independence after a coup in Ukraine in February 2014. According to the latest UN victims of the conflict were about 13 thousand people.