The self-proclaimed Donetsk people’s Republic could provide weapons of its own production more than three thousand people in the territories controlled Kiev. This information appeared in the Telegram-channel WarGonzo.
Recall, December 13, the canadian authorities have included Ukraine in the list of countries allowed to export automatic weapons. At the same time it was noted that each application for a purchase will be separately considered by the government.
In addition, prior to March 2019 has been extended mission 200 canadian military trainers in Ukraine. Their responsibilities include training officers and soldiers of the APU in the Yavoriv training ground in Lviv region.
In response, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko thanked the US and Canada for “a powerful and timely signal of support”. According to him, the actions of Washington and Ottawa will contribute to the development of the “partnership for containment of aggression and the restoration of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine”.