Kyiv: A naval military base will be built near the Sea of Azov. This was stated by the Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak, according to the local media.
“I set the task for the commander of the Navy to submit calculations for the creation of a naval base in the Sea of Azov. We definitely need to strengthen our presence in the Azov Sea. We must respond to threats in the Sea of Azov,” said the head of the Ministry of Defense.
He also assured that Ukraine will not agree with another attempt to seize new territories of the country.
We recall that the special representative of the US State Department for Ukraine Kurt Volker met with the Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak. The meeting took place during the visit of the American diplomat to Kiev on December 18.