In the near future, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky may sign a decree on the creation of cyber troops in the country. This was stated by the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Oleksiy Danilov on Friday, May 14, Interfax-Ukraine reports.
"Today we secretly considered the issue of creating cyber troops in our country. I can say that this decision was unanimously supported by all 21 members who attended the meeting. I think there will be a presidential decree in the near future. You will learn from the president," Danilov said.
According to him, at the regular meeting of the National Security and Defense Council on Friday, eight topics were considered, among which were issues of cybersecurity, approval of the cybersecurity strategy of Ukraine, biosafety and protection.
Earlier, the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) introduced personal sanctions against 557 thieves in law. Also, the NSDC imposed sanctions on 111 foreigners who are crime bosses. This was stated by the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky in his video message.
"The regular meeting of the National Security and Defense Council has come to an end. Its results are important decisions for the country and, probably, heart attacks for those who have been acting against it and nation for years," Zelensky said.