Turchynov discusses with NATO Assistant Secretary General military and technical cooperation

Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov held a meeting with NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges Sorin Ducaru.

During the meeting, the interlocutors discussed the situation in Ukraine developed as a result of the hybrid aggression of the Russian Federation against our state, the press service of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine reported.

According to Turchynov, a powerful infrastructure of Russian troops is being built along the Ukrainian-Russian border, "new divisions are being created in Bilgorod and Rostov regions near the eastern and northern borders".

Moreover, the interlocutors considered the methods of Russia's hybrid aggression against our country. "In addition to hostilities, an economic, energy, informational, and cybernetic aggression is waged against our country," he explained.

During the discussion, the parties focused on deepening cooperation in military and technical and cybersecurity spheres between Ukraine and NATO member states. In his turn, Ducaru stressed that "Ukraine is the cornerstone of Euro-Atlantic security".


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