Ukraine’s strategy against Russian aggression must be based on active defense – Poroshenko

Ukraine’s strategy against Russian aggression must be based on active defense – Poroshenko

Ukrinform
President Petro Poroshenko has stated that the strategy of Ukraine against the military aggression of the Russian Federation must be based on the rigid and active defense.

"The strategy of our further counteraction to the Russian aggression must be based on the systemic and integrated response to the threats, in particular, through the rigid and active defense, which makes aggressive actions of the enemy pointless. The state's defense potential must be increased,” he said at the opening of the operational-strategic meeting with the leadership of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.

According to the president, Ukraine also needs to introduce international monitoring in the areas of the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.

"It is important to establish and maintain cooperation with partners on all international platforms and to coordinate strategic communications. Also, international monitoring tools to control security situation must be introduced, especially in the areas of the Black and Azov Seas," Poroshenko said.

iy


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2019 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-