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 "We consider scenario of large-scale aggression in eastern Ukraine," - General Staff

The Ukrainian army examines possible escalation of hostilities in the Donbas and the beginning of a large-scale aggression against the entire state.

Chief of the General Staff and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko said it in an interview with BNS, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

"We consider scenarios of possible escalation of hostilities in the south-east into a large-scale aggression against Ukraine," he stressed.

Muzhenko said that the military work out appropriate countermeasures to these scenarios.

"These troops are preparing for it, getting reinforced, and today we are able to resist the Russian Federation. Getting ready for this, predicting this, means we deem these scenarios to be real," Muzhenko summed up.

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