the Federation Council Member Alexei Pushkov ridiculed the statement of the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmitry Kuleba about the conduct “offensive diplomacy” of his country’s relations with Russia.

Earlier Kuleba said that the Ukrainian authorities are imposing a situation in which one has to respond to Russia, calling the approach “offensive diplomacy”.

“When the foreign Minister talks about “offensive diplomacy”, he’s right in the sense that Ukraine repeatedly stepping on the same rake: trying to circumvent the Minsk agreement, and each time unsuccessfully,” wrote Pushkov in his microblog on Twitter.

In his words, “offensive” diplomacy of Ukraine is reflected in the fact that the Donbas from the official authorities of the country “farther”.