Photo: gettyimages.com/ Putin commented on the news from the US

Washington has not yet made a formal decision on the supply of arms, said Sands.

The supply of American lethal weapons to Ukraine could provoke nationalists seeking to unleash the bloodshed in the Donbass. This was stated press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the fact that trump has approved the sale of weapons to Kiev, RIA Novosti reported.

“Moscow’s reaction to possible supply of lethal weapons to Ukraine is well known. Probably, it once again warmed up the already hot heads of the nationalists who seek only to return to power the method of settlement in the Donbass, and absolutely dead-end, and again bloodshed,” — said Peskov.

However, he noted that official statements from Washington were not.

“But I want to draw attention to the fact that there were official denials from Washington, the messages of the American press are not true . While the official decision in this regard has been taken,” he added.

We will remind, the Administration of U.S. President Donald trump approved the sale of lethal defensive arms to Ukraine, but without anti-tank missiles Javelin.