Today, July 10, in Kiev with official visit there has arrived the Minister
of defence of Turkey, Hulusi Akar. The head of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine Andrei Taran said that Turkey
is preparing to strengthen military cooperation with Ukraine. Countries discuss
implementation of projects in the defense sector.

It is reported Диалог.UA with reference to the press service of the defense Ministry.

Taran said that in the near future the government
Ukraine and Turkey are planning to start practical implementation plans
the military-financial cooperation.

It is noted that the Ministers have had time to discuss the issues
bilateral cooperation in military-technical sphere.

In addition, the Ministers discussed the new status of Ukraine in NATO and
settled, how will this affect the situation in the black sea region.

The Minister of defence of Turkey, Hulusi ACAR and Andrei Taran also
laid flowers at the monument to the fallen Heroes of Ukraine.

Earlier, Mikheil Saakashvili at the meeting with
“A servant of the people” warned Ukraine of the agreement with Turkey about
a joint free trade zone and stated that it is impossible to blindly sign

Earlier it was reported that already this year Turkey is embarking on
the production of two types of armed drones ANKA-2 and AKINCI, equipped with
cruise missile SOM. The first buyer of a dangerous weapon will be Ukraine.

Prior to this it was noted that the Ukrainian party condemns
the actions of Russia and Bashar al-Assad who bombarded the Turkish position, due to
killing civilians and military. Also, the Ukrainian foreign Ministry has expressed sympathy for
all the relatives of the victims.

Vadim Golovko