Ukraine has published its own “White paper”, in which she assessed the threats to the national security of the country. As follows from this document, the main threat to Ukraine in all directions is Russia.
The newsletter was published by the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine and is divided into several sections, in which the hazards for the country are indicated. How Ukrainian media calculated, in document title “Russia” mentioned 127 time, a “Moscow” – 29.
The main source of threats to the European security and national security of Ukraine is and will continue to be the course chosen by the Russian leadership to consolidate the status of a global player and recognize the so-called Russian interests.
– says the bulletin.
According to the “White paper” Ukrainian experts from the Foreign Intelligence Service, Russia threatens the security of Ukraine in the external environment, and within the country. Among external threats, Moscow's attempts to hinder the European integration of Ukraine are noted, embroil it with its neighbors and discredit it in the international arena.
Besides, Russia is Ukraine's main internal threat. Moscow has traditionally been accused of unleashing “Ukrainian-Russian” wars in the south-east of Ukraine, terrorist support, as well as fueling “separatist sentiments” throughout the country.
Also Russia, according to the drafters, guilty of environmental problems in eastern Ukraine, in the Black and Azov seas.
Of course, not overlooked pipelines “Turkish stream” and “Northern Stream 2”, threatening the national security of Ukraine.
celebrated, that Russia is stepping up efforts to strengthen its positions in the Black and Azov Seas, prepares infrastructure for the deployment of nuclear weapons on the Crimean peninsula and continues pressure on Ukraine.