The Ukrainian military and Russian-backed separatists accuse each other of launching offensives in the region.
Haley's statements closely mirror those of her predecessor Samantha Power, who criticized at its inception the Russian operation in Ukraine as a "response to an imaginary threat".
The government reported at least two civilians were killed around the industrial town of Avdiivka, in the war-torn Donetsk region, which borders Russian Federation.
The US also said it would not lift sanctions against Russian Federation - as many in Kiev feared it would do under US President Donald Trump - until the Kremlin returned the annexed Crimean peninsula to Ukraine. "Russia's ongoing aggression in Ukraine is all part of a long-standing campaign to undermine the United States and its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies", Miss Kapture said in prepared remarks. "The sudden increase in fighting in eastern Ukraine has trapped thousands of civilians and has destroyed vital infrastructure". "The fighting must stop immediately. Russia should use its influence to disengage the Russian-backed separatists".
At least nine civilians on both sides have been killed since Sunday, with many more injured. Salvos from multiple grenade launchers were heard during the night, according to the Associated Press.
Meanwhile, the US Treasury has announced exceptions to sanctions against Russia's intelligence agency the FSB, formerly known as the KGB.
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Barcelona qualify for 7th consecutive Copa del Rey semi-finals
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