Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak denies information about a massive attack by terrorists and Russian forces on November 15-16 in the zone of the antiterrorist operation (ATO).
“As for the intentions that there currently planned terrorist groups or Russian troops, perhaps it would be premature to talk about this, because this information (about the occurrence of November 15-16) to date has not been confirmed,” – said Poltorak.
At the same time, he stressed that Ukrainian troops are in full combat readiness, as hard to predict the actions of terrorists.
The minister also stressed that all of the information about the movement and the willingness of terrorists and Russian forces in the zone of ATU, monitored and analyzed by the General Staff of the Defence Ministry.
Earlier media reported a possible massive attack of terrorist groups and the Russian troops in the zone ATO November 16th.
Recall, the National Security and Defence has no information about a possible attack on the forces of anti-terrorist operation (ATO), the terrorists and the Russian military on Sunday November 16th. Prime Minister Yatsenyuk calls on the international community not to ignore the fact of Russian military aggression against Ukraine.