Date: 8 months ago   Category: Transport

Pushkov has derided transfer to Ukraine of two written-off American boats — Rambler News Service


The member of the Federation Council Alexey Pushkov has commented on transfer to Ukraine of two written-off American patrol boats. According to senator, having received boats, the president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has come to a conclusion that it has turned the country into "east flank of NATO" and has shown as far as the country is important for "free world". "Probably, it isn't strongly important. On a horse and a harness" — Pushkov on the Twitter has written. On September 27 Poroshenko has participated in a ceremony of transfer to the Ukrainian Naval Forces of two written-off American patrol boats of the class Island USCGC Drummond and USCGC Cushing which have arrived on service in 1988. During the ceremony the Ukrainian leader has noted that these boats will become one more "brick" in strengthening of naval alliance between Kiev and Washington.

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