Secretary of Council of national security and defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov participated in the ceremony of launching of the armored boats.
"For a long time those who broke our armed forces who have destroyed the security sector and defense, this project was frozen. Only now we once again restore the production of military courts and that this 1st, but important, step toward restoring military capabilities of naval forces of Ukraine ", - he said, reports television channel " 112 Ukraine ". Armored artillery boat built at the shipyard " Lenin's smithy ". The descent of the boat took place within the enterprise in Kyiv, Korrespondent stresses. Net. Remember, in March the head of the Ukrainian MFA Pavlo Klimkin said that Kiev still needs a supply of foreign weapons hitting the enemy action. At the same time it was stated that the Ministry of defence of Ukraine conducts dialogues with the West on the free transfer of naval forces of the country in the U.S. coast guard vessels and the acquisition at the lowest possible price for used corvettes and minesweepers. VIDEO