March 11, 2014 13:36
National Guard may appear in Ukraine - acting President Turchynov (Part 2)
KYIV. March 11 (Interfax) - Ukraine's acting president and Verkhovna Rada speaker, Oleksandr Turchynov, has reiterated the need to establish a National Guard in the country to protect its population.
It is necessary to "establish a National Guard within the Internal Troops of Ukraine," he said during a parliamentary session on Tuesday morning.
"Its goal will be to protect the country and its citizens from any criminals, from any external and internal aggression," Turchynov said.
He also proposed "announcing a partial mobilization in the National Guard and the Armed Forces of Ukraine."
At the same time, Turchynov assured Ukrainian citizens that the proposed mobilization would involve primarily volunteers - "people who once served in the army", "not 18-year-old children."
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
March 23, 2017
INTERFAX RUSSIA AND FSU GENERAL NEWS
Results of forex trading on Moscow Exchange on March 22
Russia political and economic calendar: March 23
INTERFAX RUSSIA AND CIS BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL NEWS
March 22, 2017
Belarusian security services disclose details of White Legion members' detention
Russia could stop all export of grains, legumes, oils to Turkey, diversify elsewhere - Tkachev
Samoilova believes situation around her participation in Eurovision may change, continues to rehearse
National Bank of Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian state banks' subsidiaries from March 23 - decree
Supreme Court upholds sentence of former MSU student Karaulova
Russian spies exposed in Odesa - Security Service of Ukraine
NATIONAL BANK OF UKRAINE TO IMPOSE SANCTIONS ON SUBSIDIARIES OF RUSSIAN STATE BANKS FROM MARCH 23 AS PER NSDC RESOLUTION - DECREE
Dagestani resident sentenced to 5.5 years in penal colony for abetting militants - prosecution service
Rule of law, not crowd should prevail in Ukraine - Poroshenko