With martial law imposed in Ukraine, the Russian President has already expressed concern.
It is said that the Russian President Vladimir Putin conveyed his concerns to German Chancellor as the two spoke on phone.
The latest scenario is said to be following a confrontation at sea between the Russia and Ukraine.
Putin is also known to have told the German leader that he hoped that Germany will do the utmost to rein in Kiev.
It need be mentioned that Ukraine for now has put its armed forces on alert.
Russia now is pinning its hopes that Berlin could influence the Ukrainian authorities to dissuade them from further reckless acts.
The events preceding this was that Russian forces boarded and captured three Ukrainian ships.
At the time, Moscow accused the vessels of illegally entering Russian waters off the coast of Crimea in the Sea of Azov.
Martial law gives Ukrainian authorities the power to mobilise citizens with military experience, regulate the media and restrict public rallies.>