Poroshenko: Russia can launch ground operation against Ukraine any moment
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko does not rule out Russia's move to launch ground operation against Ukraine any moment.
Ukraine needs to enhance military and technical cooperation with its partners, including on the supply the lethal weapons helping the country protect itself from the possible "huge" ground operation "we do not exclude Russia can launch any moment," Poroshenko said in an interview with Fox News.
The video clip of the interview has been posted on the president's Facebook page.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on the evening of November 26 supported the introduction of martial law in several regions of Ukraine and in the internal waters of the Azov-Kerch water area. Martial law is introduced in 10 regions of Ukraine: Vinnytsia, Odesa, Mykolayiv, Kherson, Zaporizhia, Donetsk, Luhansk, Kharkiv, Sumy, and Chernihiv regions.
The decree provides for the introduction of martial law from 9:00 on November 28, 2018, for a period of 30 days.