: Russia trains terrorists in special centers for attacks on Ukrainian soil - Poroshenko

12:39 Jul. 2, 2016

Russia trains terrorists in special centers for attacks on Ukrainian soil - Poroshenko

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko gives a press conference after a meeting with France's President Francois Hollande, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris. (AP Images)

Ukraine's President on countering Russia's terrorist attacks

Russia has been training terrorist in the special training centers in Kursk, Belgorod, and Rostov regions to execute terrorist attacks in Ukraine, that's according to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko who spoke the Bulgarian bTV.

"In last year alone, we prevented 300 terrorist attacks in Ukraine, which had been plotted by the Russian Federation," he said. According to the President, the terrorists were trained in the training centers in Kursk, Belgorod, and Rostov regions.

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"We detained them with explosives on hand, in the process of setting up terrorist attacks, and we showed them to the world. Of course, in the fight against terrorism, we must unite all our efforts," said Poroshenko.

Reporting by UNIAN

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