Muzhenko: Ukraine can defend itself from Russia in the collective security system

The chief of the General staff of Ukrainian armed forces Viktor muzhenko said that the state can protect itself only in the system of collective security. He said this on air of TV channel «Перший.UA» on the evening of 16 February.

«If we compare the resources of Russia and Ukraine, then we lose. The situation is clearly not in favor of Ukraine. We can only in the system of collective security to protect themselves. Even today we can repulse the aggression, but the long-term conduct of hostilities can be a serious problem for us. Only in the collective security system we can guarantee the inviolability of our borders,» – said Muzhenko.

Answering the question about what for him personally is the victory of Ukraine in the current conflict, Muzhenko said: «For me it’s an opportunity (for) of Ukraine have the right to choose. And the realization that we can protect ourselves, and raising the prestige of the country at a high enough level.»

Recall, according to the ranking of the most powerful armies in the world Global Firepower, the Armed forces of Ukraine are on 25-m a place, and the Russian army in the second step.




Muzhenko: Ukraine can defend itself from Russia in the collective security system 17.02.2016

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