Censor.NET reports citing the president's press office.
The Head of State has set a number of tasks with the purpose of overcoming this phenomenon. "Volunteers' control must become a real mechanism of struggle against corruption in the ATO area. I believe that joint and coordinated interaction with security structures will help us confront messy traders who earn money on the grief of Ukrainians," Petro Poroshenko said.
According to Adviser to the president Yurii Biriukov, who took part in the meeting, volunteers drew attention to the problems in the maintenance of the Armed Forces. "Return on smuggling reaches the level of drug trafficking. Its volume becomes increasingly huge. There are immense sums of money, thus, it is easy to bribe anyone. But volunteers do not take money. They feel pity for the state," Yurii Biriukov said.
The meeting was attended by volunteers Heorhiy Tuka ("People's Rearward"), Roman Donik and Pavlo Kashchuk ("Combat UA" group).