The murder of the head of the terrorist organization "DNR" Alexander Zakharchenko is a provocation.

Lavrov about the murder Zakharchenko: "This is a provocation, blatant, aimed at disrupting the Minsk agreements"

As reported mediaUA , citing "", this was stated by Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov.

According to the head of the Russian foreign Ministry, a provocation aimed at disrupting the Minsk agreements on the settlement of the conflict in the Donbas.

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"This is a provocation, blatant, aimed at disrupting the implementation of the Minsk agreements. They are, however, not carried out by the Kiev authorities," - said Lavrov.

Also the head of the Russian foreign Ministry stressed that the meeting in Normandy format, as desired, a number of European countries in the near future may be involved, because the current situation, according to Lavrov, needs to be analyzed.

Earlier, the press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov also said Zakharchenko murder a "provocation" that will lead to increased tension in the region.

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As reported mediaUA earlier, on Friday 31 August in Donetsk, an explosion occurred in the cafe "Separable" as a result, one person was killed and at least three injured. In the explosion the leader of terrorists Zakharchenko was fatally wounded. Also seriously wounded "Finance Minister" of the breakaway Republic Alexander Timofeev "Tashkent".

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In Russia reported about the detention of several suspects in the assassination, the alleged "Ukrainian saboteurs and their associated persons."

In the SBU said that Zakharchenko was killed in Donetsk or as a result of shootouts in the environment of the terrorists, or liquidated by the Russian special services.

The Russian foreign Ministry in turn accused the elimination of Zakharchenko "Kiev's party of war."

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed "deep condolences" in connection with the liquidation Zakharchenko, the speaker of the Duma, Volodin said "the reset flushed the Minsk agreements.

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