According to Poltorak, negotiations on this issue are continuing. In addition, the parties discussed the issue of supplying Canadian weapons and equipment for the Ukrainian army.
Our support to Ukraine, including in the field of defense, is powerful enough and will continue to develop- assured Sajjan
Canadian Defense Minister Harjit Sadzhan confirmed Poltorak’s words, stating that NATO should build a weapons manufacturing plant in Ukraine.
We are considering a much more thorough plan to assist the Ukrainian armed forces in modernizing their own command and control structure, as well as their support system. We are not just talking about buying weapons. It's about creating a factorySaid Sajjan.
Earlier, the Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak, after a meeting with his Canadian counterpart, said that Kiev wants to begin the purchase of military equipment and equipment from Canada in 2018 year.