Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman and Minister of
Defense of Israel Avigdor
Lieberman during a meeting in Jerusalem discussed the ways of strengthening
cooperation in military-technical sphere.
"Ukraine is interested in developing mutually
beneficial partnership with Israel in military-technical sector", said the
Head of Ukrainian Government in the beginning of the meeting.
Prime Minister of Ukraine briefed the Israeli side on the
situation in Donbas, in particular recent shooting by Russian-backed militants
of Avdiyivka which had resulted into killing civilians.
Attacks by militants in Donbas never stop, stressed Volodymyr Groysman and accentuated
that the settlement of the situation in Donbas is viewed possible only through abiding
by the Russian side by the Minsk agreements.
world must demonstrate continued solidarity to respond to the Russian hybrid war, Volodymyr Groysman said and urged the Israeli
Government to provide certain assistance to Ukraine needed to satisfy the needs
of the domestic security and defense sector.
also hopes Israel will demonstrate a strong stand regarding non-recognition of
illegal annexation of Crimea and supporting of the territorial integrity of
Ukraine, said the Head of Government.
he expressed an interest of Ukraine in sharing by Israel of experience in the
treatment and rehabilitation of combatants.