The Cabinet resolved to shoot down planes that violate the border or suspected in terrorist attacks

Кабмин разрешил сбивать самолеты, которые нарушают границу или подозреваются в терактах

The Cabinet authorized the military to open fire on aircraft that illegally violate the border of Ukraine or are suspected of committing terrorist acts. This is stated in the relevant resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers.

“Permitted destruction of aircraft of armed forces of other States, violated the state border of Ukraine and use a weapon and / or conducting airlift of personnel, equipment, including the destruction of the unmanned aircraft violated the state border of Ukraine or are applied in the airspace of Ukraine to carry out a terrorist act, reconnaissance, jamming, communications of illegal armed formations”, – is spoken in the decree.

The fire is allowed to open only after firing warning shots.

In the explanatory note to the document States that the decision was made to adapt the basic legislative documents for defence to modern realities and challenges in the “hybrid war” with Russia.

As previously reported, the Cabinet of Ministers authorized the defense Ministry to choose food products for procurement.