The President of Ukraine stressed that all this number of people and equipment are scattered throughout the country.
The President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky stated that today 700,000 servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are defending Ukraine in the war against the Russian Federation.
He said this on May 21 during an interview broadcast on the national telethon.
“That is, today we understand that today it is 700 thousand. You see the result of the work of 700 thousand people who are fighting to defend such territory. But, nevertheless, it is during the war. This is what happened,” he said. he.
According to him, the military and analysts have always said, if it is a full-scale invasion, why, in principle, Ukraine is not ready for a full-scale war with the Russian Federation.
“Because we are 28 times smaller in territory, although the country is large. And when you are attacked by a large army, you can not concentrate forces around, for example, Kiev. You have to watch and provide air defense, no matter how much it is, tanks, equipment, infantry fighting vehicles, etc. And most importantly the military. We are grateful to them for their professional staff, which is very different from SRW, but they also understand it, “Zelensky said.
He stressed that all this number of people and equipment is scattered throughout Ukraine.
We will remind, Zelensky spoke about the main course for Ukraine.