Tuesday, October 11 2016 20:34 EEST
Poroshenko expressed his consideration concerning the seventh wave of mobilization
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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko stated that had no intention to announce another wave of mobilization so far.

“As Supreme Commander-in-Chief, I am not planning to announce the seventh wave of mobilization so far,” the President said at the Regional Development Council’s session.

At the same time, he emphasized full understanding that state protection was an extremely important task. However, economic development has the same importance.

The President noted that governors were responsible for the implementation of both processes. First, they must fully assist military commissariats in the recruitment of contractors and organization of respective advertising campaign. Second, they must ensure conscription for military service.

The Head of State stressed that it was not a mobilization adding that under the President’s Decree, those conscripted for military service would not be sent to the ATO area.

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