Ukraine needs an ally to win the war over Russia. In an interview “Facts” said the ex-chief of the General Staff – Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, General Viktor Muzhenko.
According to a retired Ukrainian general, Russia still has “imperial habits” and she will never give up on her “aggressive plans”. However, win “aggressor” can, for this, Ukraine needs a strong ally. The general quoted Karl Mannerheim, who spoke, that a strong government is needed for the country's prosperity, army and unity of the people, but he added, that in the case of Ukraine, this is not enough, without an ally Kiev will not be able to defeat Moscow.
We have these three conditions, probably, insufficiently. Still a strong loyal ally is needed, who will support Ukraine. Then we have every chance to win this war
– he said.
Muzhenko stressed, that the threat of a military invasion of the Russian army in Ukraine existed and will continue to exist in the future. The general named one of the reasons for Russia's attack on Ukraine “water crisis” in Crimea. It is this circumstance that will push Russia to implement plans. 2014 years for the dismemberment of Ukraine.
At the same time, the former commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces did not rule out the option, that Ukraine will turn into a springboard, where NATO and Russia will clash.
note, that when he was the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Muzhenko repeatedly declared the readiness of the Ukrainian army to repel “aggression” Russia. AT 2018 year he “counted” in Donbass over 30 thousand Russian military and about 700 tanks, ready to attack. AT 2019 year he also announced that Russia was preparing strikes against Ukraine from the north, east and south.