Poltorak wants to increase troops in south
KYIV, December 12 / Ukrinform /. Poltorak wants to increase the army in the south.
An increase in the number of military units is planned in southern Ukraine.
Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak said during an hour of questions to the government in the parliament, Ukrinform’s correspondent reports.
“The threat is not only in the east, but also in the south. So, the existing military forces there should not be reduced, but enlarged. And the appropriate things are being worked out,” Poltorak said.
In particular, he said, positions in the south and on the side of Transnistria should be strengthened.