The Parliament will make a law about changing the format of the military operation in the Donbass

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The bill, which will allow to switch from «anti-terrorist operation (ATO)» to the new format of the military operation in the Donbass, will be submitted to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine next week, said Wednesday the first Deputy Chairman of the faction «popular front» Andrew Teeruk the TV channel «112 Ukraine».

Earlier, the Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov said that the need to complete the «anti-terrorist operation» and to switch to the new format of defending the country against a «hybrid war with Russia». While Russia has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict, does not support the militias and not sending troops in Donbass. The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko opposed the abolition of «the regime of anti-terrorist operation» prior to the adoption of the law on the reintegration of Donbass, which, in particular, will be spelled out the legal regime for the actions of the Ukrainian military.

«It is expected that next week the Verkhovna Rada will adopt a bill which will give the opportunity to complete the stage the ATO and start the new stage of the use of our armed forces. I can’t disclose the details (of the bill — ed.), let’s wait for a week when it is filed. Then we will comment on the final approved text,» — said Teteruk.

According to him, currently the expert group is finalizing this document.

«ATO is guided by our anti-terrorist centre under the provisions of the law on combating terrorism and chaired by the representative of the SBU (security Service of Ukraine). Today we have different challenges and threats that are not addressed in the format of the ATO. In this context, broadening the possibility of using our armed forces. Operational headquarters will include all of our military units, also Central here will be our integrated military-civilian administration to the military conflict zone, all the action was clear and was carried out in a sequential variant,» — said Teteruk.

According to him, now the so-called «anti-terrorist operation» was performed by the main its feature — stabilized the situation in parts of Luhansk and Donetsk regions, will allow elections naukraine.