U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson during yesterday’s telephone conversation with Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on the need to return the Russian military in the Joint center for control and coordination (SCCC) in the Donbass, said in a statement on Wednesday, the statement of the representative of the state Department Heather Nauert.

“The Secretary of state, particularly noting the concern of the United States in connection with the increased violence in the East of Ukraine, appealed to Russia to return its representatives to the Joint center for control and coordination, and lowered the level of violence (in Ukraine – if),” – said in a statement.