Russia has not abandoned plans to seize the territory of Ukraine. This was stated by Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak after the presentation of the head of the National University of Defense of Ukraine, which was broadcasted by "112 Ukraine" channel.
Poltorak said that Russia strengthens its grouping on the border with Ukraine.
"Russia strengthens its grouping on the border with Ukraine. They plan to further expand some compounds of military units on the border. This indicates that the Russian Federation does not abandon aggressive policies against Ukraine. This indicates that Russia has not abandoned its desire to seize Ukraine, and each of us should not forget about it, about the threat that has not disappeared, "- said the Minister of Defense of Ukraine.