The Ukrainian defense Ministry is preparing to carry out firing at sea targets

© Photo : command of the air forces of the armed forces Ukrainisatsiya shooting in the Kherson region of Ukraine. Archive photoThe Ukrainian defense Ministry is preparing to carry out firing at sea targets© Photo : command of air forces of VS of Ukraine

The Ministry of defence of Ukraine intends to organize the training of fire at sea targets, said Deputy chief of the General staff of VSU the General-the major Rodion Tymoshenko.

«In the near future we plan to conduct in the month of December, shooting of the complex s-125 2-D1 at sea and surface targets. The unit performs tasks for the protection of the airspace of the state and the defense from the sea» — quoted Tymoshenko channel «112 Ukraine».

On Sunday, the ships of naval forces of Ukraine «Berdyansk», «Nikopol» and «Yana Kapu» crossed the border of Russia, came in temporarily closed the Russian waters and a few hours of doing dangerous maneuvers, not responding to the demands of border guards.

All ships were detained. Criminal case about violation of the state border. The court arrested the sailors on Ukrainian ships. On the background of the incident, the Verkhovna Rada approved the decree of the President of Petro Poroshenko on the introduction of martial law in some areas of the country.

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