Defence Minister Oleksii Reznikov has called Ukraine's accusations of preparing armed provocations in the Donbas complete nonsense. He stated this in the Verkhovna Rada today during an hour of questions to the government, - correspondent of OstroV reports.
"The accusations against Ukraine of the alleged preparing of any armed provocations in the Donbas are complete nonsense. We are consistently strengthening our defense, but we strictly adhere to our obligations and consider the scenario of a political and diplomatic settlement as a basic one", - he stated.
Along with that, the Minister of Defence noted that the Armed Forces of Ukraine were fully prepared to repulse the enemy.
"We become stronger day by day. Our partners see it, our enemy sees it. This reduces the likelihood of negative scenarios", - Oleksii Reznikov said.