Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine’s President, put into effect the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine concerning the provision of the testing of weapons and military equipment in Ukraine, as the President’s decree №162 as of June 13 says.
“To put into effect the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine as of May 2, 2018 on immediate measures on providing the testing of weapons and military equipment in Ukraine,” the message says.
Besides, the text of the relevant decision is available on the confidential basis only.
Poroshenko entrusted Oleksandr Turchynov, Secretary of the National Security and Defence Council of Ukraine, with the control over the implementation of this decree.
As we reported Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree that introduced the decision of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) on the targeted sanctions against persons and entities connected with the Russian aggression.
The sanctions are imposed for three years or indefinitely to individuals and legal entities which are involved in Russian aggression against Ukraine, preparing and conducting illegal voting in the occupied Crimea within the framework of the presidential elections, representatives of the Russian occupation administration in Crimea, militants of Russian armed groups in the occupied territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, etc.
Besides, sanctions were imposed on people who are involved in the information and cyber attacks against Ukraine, “ in unlawful actions against Ukrainian citizens which are illegally detained in Russia, on members of the State Duma and members of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, etc.