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Verkhovna Rada terminates agreements on military cooperation with Russia

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine canceled a number of agreements with the Russian Federation in the military sphere.

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine approved denunciation of five agreements with the Russian Federation in the military sphere, Joinfo.ua reports.

For example, people's deputies voted for abolition of the agreement on transit of military units of the Russian Federation to Moldova via the Ukrainian territory, the agreement on mutual protection of classified information with the Russian Federation.

Also there was abolished the agreement on organization of military interstate traffic from the territory of Russia, on cooperation in the field of military intelligence, and on cooperation in the military field.

According to Oleh Lyashko, the leader of the Radical Party, Ukraine has more than 30 international agreements with Russia, which had to be cancelled a year ago.