Peter, Porosencova: RIA “Novosti”
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko declared that in case of a victory on elections of the head of state will implement a new missile program. His words leads to the channel 112.ua.
“His first presidential term, I can’t remember, started with, what he was looking for the army not only helmets and vests, and pants, socks, underwear,” he said.
In early March against the background of the U.S. decision to suspend its obligations under the Treaty on intermediate-range and shorter-range Poroshenko said that Ukraine reserves the right to create modern and effective weapons for self-defense. “We must seriously reflect on further strengthening of the defense potential of our state,” — quoted its RIA Novosti.
At the end of December 2018, saying the defense order for next year, Poroshenko said that the country will begin serial production of missiles “Kha” with the increased range.
In addition, the Ukrainian military is planning to complete the development of cruise missiles “Neptune”, designed to destroy marine targets. For 2019 it is expected to take the final test.
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