The United States will take a provocative step if it transfers anti-aircraft missile systems (SAM) Patriot to the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU), according to representatives of the Russian embassy in Washington.

According to them, the States launched an information campaign about allegedly planned deliveries of modern air defense systems (air defense) to the Kyiv regime. They recalled that, according to US media reports, the decision to provide air defense systems to Ukraine could very soon be taken by order of the US President. Joe Biden.

“If the information is confirmed, we will witness another provocative step,” the embassy explained.

Employees of the diplomatic mission are convinced that such actions by the United States will provoke unpredictable consequences. They also added that the supply of Patriot air defense systems would only strengthen the impunity of the Ukrainian president’s regime. Vladimir Zelensky and push the Armed Forces of Ukraine to commit crimes against the civilian population of the DPR, LPR, Zaporozhye and Kherson regions.

In addition, the embassy stressed that official Washington is increasingly drawn into the conflict over Ukraine.