Ukraine is preparing to set a martial law. The reason was Russian assault against Ukrainian war ships.
An incredible meeting of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine took place to consider the presidential decree on the introduction of martial law. The "Today" site monitors the situation.
We are offering a video broadcast of the parliamentary meeting to our readers.
Video: Channel 112 Ukraine
5:30 pm Commenting on Russia's Russian assault on the Ukrainian war vessels, Poroshenko spoke for intelligence, according to which the Russian Federation has accumulated a considerable military power close to the Ukrainian borders.
"The gun that hangs on the firewall later or later. And here – aircraft, tanks, personnel carriers have been equipped … We must strengthen & # 39 The current defense, which will enable us to respond and move all the resources as soon as possible if we are assaulting that the boys and the girls from the first installment are already ready to pack their backbags, "said the head of state.
Poroshenko reiterated that they are not going to restrict the rights and freedoms of the civilian population.
"We also do not intend to move towards full and partial movement … This will be possible if the Russian Federation is going on to increase more. Fight law does not mean war, and does not mean we are refusing to solve the situation in a political-diplomatic way. I have notified our international partners, "added Poroshenko, stating" today we'll hear it better than yesterday or the previous day. "
"The defense of Ukraine not only defends territories and military equipment, it also protects people. We must be ready for any actions of aggressive, unbalanced and unfortunate neighbors, predictable," President of Ukraine came to & 39; r collection.
17:25 The law of fighting on the President's motion will last for 30 days – from 9 am on November 28, if a decision of this type is supported by the Rada. This Poroshenko said in his speech.
The president explained that this is necessary so that the martial law does not overlap with the election campaign. After the end of the martial law in December, Poroshenko will officially announce the date of the elections to be conducted, by law, on March 31, 2019.
17:19 Paruby asks Rada to support the introduction of martial law.
"Russia's offensive aggressive facts should be a trigger to strengthen international sanctions against the aggressive state – the Russian Federation," emphasized the speaker.
17:16 President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is going to address the prospects for the introduction of martial law. Broadcasting speech President:
17:12 There may be disorder in the country: anti-presidents of Ukraine opposed. They do not exclude that the Kremlin could intentionally organize this shame in Azov, in order to impose a martial law in Ukraine, which would lead to business barlys and inflation that can not be controlled.
17:10 A presidential ruling provides for the full introduction of martial law – about it "Today," said the deputy of the people of Ukraine (squad Petro Poroshenko Bloc), a member of the RADA Committee on National Security and Defense Oleksandr Bryhynets.
16:52 Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, Andrei Parubiy, addressed the people's deputies, after that announced a 10 minute break.
"Yesterday, for the first time, Russia … is open, without hiding, using armed forces against Ukraine," emphasized the head of the Ukrainian parliament, bearing in mind that the Russian Federation has been conducting an armed assault against Ukraine since many years.
"If they were earlier, they tried to hide their fighters under the" green men "… but now the world has seen incredible abusive evidence in Russia. Ukraine's state must respond adequately – determined and fast. So, I fully support the decision of the National Security Council and Defense on the imposition of martial law in Ukraine, "said Parubiy.
He also noted that Russia's goal – "the continuation of the war, harm to the economy of Ukraine.
"Russia's offensive aggressive facts should be a trigger to strengthen international sanctions against the aggressive state – the Russian Federation," said the Rada Spokesman.
According to him, Ukraine is waiting for a reaction by NATO, the United Nations, the EU and other international partners, otherwise "the results could be global."
"We will make the necessary decision today," Parubiy came to the conclusion.
16:39 In the session hall you have to register 338 deputies.
16:36 Under Verkhovna Rada, meanwhile, members of the C-14 bodies and National Bodies collect, reports from Segodnya's correspondent. Pictures of the scene:
16:22 Parliamentary Spokesperson Andrei Paruby invited people's deputies to the meeting room and start registration. But the RADA has not yet been able to open the meeting: Radical Party representatives block the foam.
15:53 The National Security Committee recommended that Parliament approve the presidential decree on martial law. All members of the committee present at the meeting voted unanimously for this decision.
15:52 It became known as in the case of martial law, transport and communication will work. Ukraine's Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelyan said his department was ready to impose traffic restrictions or referral references. He also added that cyber protection and protection measures on Ukraine's critical infrastructure facilities have already been strengthened.
15:37 Poroshenko defended the decision of the National Security Council. Control over the actions indicated to Secretary of the NSDC Alexander Turchinov
15:25 Business "paused" and dollar: economist of the name of the risks of imposing martial law.
"I would not be surprised if people were running to take deposits, withdraw money from ATM. Many businesses that bought government bonds from Ukraine will sell their money at sea. rate, risk, withdrawal of money, reduction in GDP. A businessman will not be doing a new workshop, to hire workers until everything has finished. And it will not be 60 days, but a year will pass until be calm and doing business, "said Alexander Okhrimenko, the head of the Ukrainianitelcentra, in the spotlight today.
14:55 Political analyst Vladimir Fesenko appreciates the possibility of martial law as something high.
"Most likely, the provision will be delivered throughout the country. Although there may be differences in the martial law in the front line zone, in the territories near the Azov Sea and in other regions of the country," Chair of the Center for the Applied Political Research Center "Penta" Vladimir Fesenko said in the comment to the "Today" site.
14:54 In anticipating the martial law, the NBU asked to complete an ATM with cash.
14:27 According to the director of corporate communications PJSC "Ukrtelecom" Mikhail Shuranov, The company has fully prepared for the introduction of martial law.
13:44 Political analyst Taras Zagorodniy commented on the "Today" site The document on the introduction of martial law does not affect the life of the countrybecause we already have regions with special status.
"De facto, we already have a law on the reintegration of Donbass. It allows the possibility of enforcing housing, keeping people without trial or investigation. It is already in place. And no one is worried to steal into the Azov Sea, "said Zagorodniy.
12:43 Verkhovna Rada can present only martial law in some territories and only for 30 days. This was published in Facebook by Borislav Bereza MP.
12:30 The NBU has urgently called urgents because of possible fighting law.
"The Board of the National Bank of Ukraine, led by its chairman, Jacob Smoliem, hosts an incredible meeting with the 40 largest bank leaders in the country", – stated in the National Bank.
At the same time, the NBU ensured that there is no basis for introducing administrative measures in the currency exchange and foreign exchange markets.
12:09 The International Monetary Fund does not see any legal obstacles to continue to cooperate with Ukraine – The IMF responded to the possibility of martial law in Ukraine.
"The Institute has already worked with a number of countries that have had military conflicts of different activities in their territory", – they are told in the fund's message.
11:32 The risk of martial law hit on Ukrainian stocks and Eurobonds: the value of domestic companies and securities falls on western exchanges
In particular, the shares of some companies on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) fell in the first 20 minutes of trading on Monday, 2.14%. The downturn is also seen on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
11:45 Fight law does not affect the work of the civil aircraft, former head of the State Flight Service of Ukraine said Denis Antonyuk.
"For the civil flight of Ukraine, after the introduction of martial law, nothing will change in principle – we have long-term communication with Russia for a long time. The only question that can arise in increase in the cost of flying insurance ", – noted Antonyuk.
10:59 First deputy chairman of the Verkhovna Rada, Irina Gerashchenko, Fight law will not cancel elections in Ukraine.
"Elections will be. Fight law does not mean canceling elections automatically", – Gerashchenko wrote on her Facebook page.
08:33 The National Bank of Ukraine ensures that Fight law will not affect bank work.
"Branches and bank offices will usually work", – said head of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU), Jacob Smoliy.
07:02 As reported by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the Facebook page, The Armed Forces of Ukraine is full notice.
03:06 Ukrainian police were transferred to a better duty. This was announced by the head of National Police Sergey Knyazev at a meeting of the National Security and Security Council on Monday night.
"We now provide joint protection with the National Guards of consular offices and embassies," – he says.
0:00 On November 26, just about midnight a meeting of the National Security and Protection Council of emergency crisis was opened, where it was decided to impose a martial law in Ukraine for a period of 60 days.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko supported the decision of the National Security Council and Defense and proposed to contact him in the Verkhovna Rada.
"As president, as the supreme Supervisor of the Armed Forces, in accordance with the Constitution, decides to support the motion of the military committee to make an appropriate decision at a National Security Council meeting and to give it to & Verkhovna Rws of Ukraine ", – said Poroshenko.
The leader of the Ukrainian state expects the parliament to support this decision at an incredible meeting, which will take place today, November 26, at 16:00.
"I appeal to the people's deputies to meet the urgent meeting of the Verkhovna Rada so that we will hold a closed discussion of the draft decision and decision-making that is necessary to secure the protection of the state "– he says.
The president promised that there would be no movement, as well as restrictions on the rights and liberty of citizens.
Recall that the Russian military had captured Ukrainian boats on November 25, which left the River Kerch in accordance with all international law laws. As a result of the creation of Ukrainian vessels, six Ukrainian troops were injured.