'Irreversible consequences' for Kiev from cross-border casualty: Russia

AFP , Sunday 13 Jul 2014

Moscow on Sunday warned Kiev of "irreversible consequences" after a man was killed by a shell in a Russian border town, branding the incident an act of aggression by Ukraine.

"The Russian side views the provocation as another act of aggression by Ukraine," the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement. "The incident shows extremely dangerous escalation of tensions at the Russian-Ukraine border and can have irreversible consequences, for which Ukraine will bear responsibility."

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