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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Poroshenko arrived in Donbass and Russia threatened a strike

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, without warning, came to the front in the Donbass. Two kilometers from the terminal of the Donetsk airport, he talked with soldiers, who promised the fifth wave of demobilization, and went to Kharkov, where he made a strong statement against Russia.

photo: Natalia Gubernatorova

Press Secretary of Ukrainian President Svyatoslav Tsigalko on Friday evening, reported on the unexpected visit of Peter Poroshenko in the Donbas. “The trip was unplanned, so the guys were really in shock,” – he wrote in Facebook.

According to Tsigalko, just 2 km from the new terminal and 800 metres to the runway of the Donetsk airport Poroshenko signed a decree on the fifth wave of demobilization. According to the head of the press service of the Ukrainian leader, some of the soldiers stationed there immediately agreed to serve under the contract.

Poroshenko inspected the line of the reference points on the front and talked with the military and departed to Kharkov, where he attended the University of Air Forces of them. Ivan Kozhedub.

In the course of communication with students, the President of Ukraine said that the military aircraft of the country should be strong enough to restrain aggressive ambitions”, in particular, the Russian, and must be able “to strike a adequate blow to any aggressor”.

Poroshenko said that the upgrade of military equipment in 2016 already allocated 2.5 billion hryvnia (about 6.2 billion), which will be repaired 35 aircraft and 15 helicopters.

“The Air Force already uses more than 30 fixed and upgraded a variety of aircraft MiG-29, su-24, su-25 and L-39”, – reads the statement of the press service of the Ukrainian head.

Watch the video on “Poroshenko with soldiers choked “great Russian soup””

The Ukrainian President visited national guard soldiers and ate them with soup. The corresponding video Petro Poroshenko posted on his page on the social network. A number of Russian media, including “News”, claimed that the video was published with the bills. Supposedly in the original video you can see that at some point one of the soldiers praised the “great Russian borsch”, which Poroshenko involuntarily choked.

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