On the line of contact in Donbas are 37 thousand members of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. On this day, February 22, at the operational meeting of managing staff of the SCU said the defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, reports the press service of the defense Ministry.
According to him, on the demarcation line in Ukraine to protect 37 thousand military. The rest of the staff of the APU, said Poltorak is on duty, training centers, grounds and classrooms, where men “are studying the experience gained and draw conclusions”.
“We will be able to protect Ukraine and to fulfill all the tasks facing the Armed Forces. Evidence of this is the 72 brigade and other units, which in the example of the Town have shown that they know how to fight,” – said Poltorak.
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