Poroshenko reported on the preliminary results of martial law

Порошенко отчитался о предварительных итогах военного положения

After the introduction of martial law, Ukraine has strengthened the defense, increase the grouping of the Air forces on the Russian direction.

This was stated by the President Petro Poroshenko during his visit to Donetsk oblast, reports his press-service.

According to him, in the ten border areas, where there is martial law, it is already possible to draw some conclusions of this legal regime.

“At the end of three weeks we can already now to bring the specific preliminary results. Usually not all of them, I can tell you, but I note what has been done in the direction of strengthen the defense a lot. In particular, strengthened the air defense. We have increased the forces and means of Air force of Ukraine in threatened areas,” – said Poroshenko.

He also stressed that during this period increased the intensity of training of command bodies and troops. And especially in the territories of the ten regions bordering on the Russian Federation.

Earlier it was reported that the evening of 26 November the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine supported the Decree of the President Poroshenko on the introduction of martial law in several areas, for a period of 30 days from 28 November 2018. The President noted that he did not intend to carry out a full or partial mobilization. This measure is tied to an act of aggression in the sea of Azov on 25 November 2018 in relation to the crews of the three Ukrainian ships.