In historical perspective Russian remains Ukraine’s major enemy. Petro Poroshenko claimed this during his speech at the meeting of National Security and Defense Council, informed press secretary of the President, Svyatoslav Tsyholko, on his Twitter.
Russia is and will be the main threat to Ukraine”, - stated Poroshenko.
Earlier at a plenary meeting of interregional forum of Russian Public Movement “All-Russian People’s Front” Russian President Vladimir Putin said that handing over Donbas to Ukraine back in the USSR was sheer nonsense. Secretary of National Security and Defense Council, Oleksandr Turchynov, named this statement of Russian President an open aggression and an effort to justify military actions of the Russian Federation in eastern Ukraine.