“If no new funds are received from Kiev, then naturally we cannot continue delivering gas to Ukraine,” said Sergei.
The city lies on the Sea of Azov between mainland Russia and the Russia-annexed Crimean peninsula.
Russia’s leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny was sentenced for handing out leaflets in the subway.
Ukrainian security services chief Valentyn Nalyvaichenko said one infringement was reported about 50 minutes after the deadline.
Russia last year offered few resolutions for cease-fire, but they were unpopular with council members angry over its annexation of Crimea.
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the measures were defensive.
The shelling damaged a hospital, six schools and five kindergarten schools.
Government forces have been fighting Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine for 10 months in a conflict
Obama condemns the policies of his Russian counterpart discussing the US-Russia relationship in a recent interview.
Russia to suspend it’s involvement in Russia suspends role in Europe’s human rights watchdog after losing its right to vote.
Separatists have warned, however, that they intend to continue their advances and take more territory.
“Russian President Vladimir Putin’s new plan would free Moscow from its commitments under the Minsk agreement,” said Power.
But the West may not be ready to fill the vacuum created by a severance with Russia.
“We aren’t on the offensive, we aren’t attacking anyone, we are only defending our interests,” he said.
Even as the confidence in the economy is slipping, an overwhelming number of people showed support for Putin.
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