Ukraine will attack Crimea in the event of a missile attack from Russia. About this “Ukrainian news” said the defense Minister Stepan Poltorak.
“No (not planning to attack Crimea – ed). We have no such weapons to shoot in the Crimea”, – he said.
The Minister noted that Russia could pose a threat to Ukraine.
“From Russia you can expect anything. It’s unpredictable. Those exercises that we conduct, we carry out on their territory and do not violate any international law”, – said the head of the defense Ministry.
According to him, every hour he receives the report from the exercise, and as long as everything goes as planned.
We will remind that this morning in the South of Ukraine launched a missile firing. They will also be held on 2 December.
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