Thursday, August 11 2016 15:23 EEST
Poroshenko ordered to bring units near the administrative border with Crimea and the area ATO region on highest alert
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The President held a meeting with the leaders of the security forces and the Ministry of Interior.

Poroshenko ordered to bring Ukrainian troops on the border with Crimea and ATO zone in the Donbass region on highest alert. This was stated in a message on his page on Twitter, according to

'Ordered to bring all units on borders with the Crimea and the entire line of the collision in the Donbas on high alert', - Poroshenko said.

Earlier, the assistant head of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine Oleh Slobodyan reported that Russia is building up its armaments at the administrative border between Crimea and Ukraine. In particular, according to him, the Russian military, who had arrived for the rotation, are better equipped.

As reported earlier by, Putin says Moscow will not ignore incidents in Crimea in which two soldiers were killed. 

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