Air force of Ukraine has involved military aircraft for enhanced patrol of the state border of the Square in connection with military maneuvers of Russia and Belarus “West-2017”, which was launched on September 14 and will last until 20 September, announced on Monday, September 18, in the State border service of Ukraine.
“These areas are strengthened border aviation. In particular, the crews of squadrons on patrol aircraft to conduct aerial monitoring of the border and surveyed about 900 kilometers of the state border”, – is spoken in the message.
In addition, the Ukrainian guards continue to cover the areas of “possible provocative acts and armed incursions” in close cooperation with the Armed forces of Ukraine, the National guard and Nicoletia for all sites. Such events will continue at least until the end of the exercises “West-2017” assured the Ukrainian border Agency.