Yanukovych: it is necessary to review our notions about military threats

18:27, 25 March 2010

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President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych believes that Ukraine has to review possible military threats for it.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, he said this today delivering a speech in Kyiv in “Ukraine” National Palace at celebrations on the occasion of the 18th anniversary of creation of the Security Service of Ukraine (the SBU).

According to the words of V. Yanukovych, Ukraine has to determine ways of realization of military resistance system to any military aggression. According to persuasion of the President the new Military doctrine should be based on sufficient defense capability. The head of the state explained that in practice it means a gradual transition to professional army and development of new defense systems, first of all rocket forces and anti-aircraft defense.

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