Poroshenko explained why does not negate the ATO

Порошенко объяснил, почему не отменяет АТО

Poroshenko said, why not negate the ATO

If you cancel the ATO, not giving the military the right to act in the face of aggression, Ukraine will remain vulnerable, said the President.

President Petro Poroshenko commented on the idea of abolishing the ATO, stressing the importance of ensuring that the Ukrainian military fully capable of countering the aggression.

Earlier, the Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov said that Ukraine needs to complete the ATO in the Donbas and to move to a new format to protect the country from the hybrid war with Russia.

“If we abolish the ATO and at the same time do not give the military the right to act adequately in the face of aggression – leave Ukraine defenseless” – he answered a question of journalists on possibility of cancellation of the ATO and the imposition of martial law.

According to him, he has instructed to develop a bill for the reintegration of Donbass, providing a number of measures of return of territories of Ukraine.

“It covers a range of activities and steps that need to be implemented to enhance reintegration, to determine the legal regime,” – said Poroshenko.

The head of state stressed that the key position is the reintegration of these territories.

In connection with the statement of Turchynov to abolish the ATO Корреспондент.net understand what is happening in the Donbas.