Former Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Volodymyr Ogryzko
The national security Council and the Ministry of defence takes the right stand in refusing to carry the fire over the Black sea. Such opinion on air of “112 Ukraine” was expressed by the ex-foreign Minister Volodymyr Ohryzko.
“Don’t start anything because they understand that this is the only way to keep everyone in suspense. If something happens, what they threaten, they understand what will be the reaction of the world community. Therefore, our national security Council and the Ministry of defence is the correct position. What is planned in our territory must occur, regardless of what was said in the Kremlin, and thought in the defense Ministry. We have our own land and we are the owners”, – said Ogryzko.
We will remind, earlier the Deputy Minister of defense Alexander Dublyany admitted that Russia can implement its threat to launch a missile attack in the event of Ukraine’s planned missile firing exercises over the Black sea on December 1-2.
At the same time he said that Ukraine planned the shooting in accordance with all international standards, which may mean that his the defense Ministry did not refuse.
“I repeat, we do not violate any international norms including during the conduct of these firings,” said Dublyany.
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To a direct question, cancel whether Ukraine planned the shooting, he did not answer.
At the same time the speaker of the Ministry of defense of the ATO Andrei Lysenko said that Ukraine does not intend to transfer exercises.
He also says that the end in the MOU needs to get some “official information”, possibly from the Russian side.
As reported, Russia threatened missile strike in the case of the Ukraine military exercises near the Crimea. The warning contained in the letter of the Ministry of defense of Russia, addressed to the military attaché at the Embassy of Ukraine in the Russian Federation. As reported in the Kremlin, the situation is monitored personally by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
In response, the NSDC Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov said that the sovereign airspace of the Russian Federation in the Black sea ends up in the middle of the Kerch Strait, and there is Ukraine to carry out missile tests is not going to.
On November 26, the General staff announced plans to conduct exercises of the Air force air force in the period from 1 to 2 December 2016 in the southern part of Ukraine.