In Nikolaev on the basis of the Nikolaev regional military commissariat since Monday formation of a battalion of territorial defense is begun.
About it reported in regional media - the center of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, transfers UNIAN.
The purpose of creation of new division is protection of a public order, protection against encroachments of an external aggressor on the world and tranquillity in the Nikolaev area, reported the officer Regionalnogo of media - the center of the Ministry of Defence Yaroslav Chepurnoy.
According to him, the battalion of territorial defense will be created as the militarized division on the basis of armed forces.
«It is part which will be armed with small arms and to carry out function of internal troops. Problem of a battalion - to hold a situation in the region. The main military formations are concentrated now in the east of the country, in the field of them remains a little. At the same time attempts of destabilization of a situation in the southern regions which pursue the distant aim - to cut off Ukraine from the Black Sea» proceed, - I added Chepurna.
In division, notes Chepurna, volunteers aged till 50 years which have a military preparation behind shoulders and which know how to hold the weapon in hand are invited. The full social package and monthly reward is guaranteed to military personnel and members of their families.
Wishing to serve in Nikolaevsk a battalion of territorial defense it is necessary to address in regional military commissariats in a place of registration for obtaining fuller information. In a battalion it is supposed to gain some hundred people, record is begun in a regional military registration and enlistment office. The place of a dislocation of a battalion now is defined.
We will remind, earlier the secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Andriy Parubiy declared today that provocations are expected in regions where the president of Russia Vladimir Putin planned provocations code-named «Russian spring» - Donetsk, Lugansk, Zaporozhye, Kharkov, Kherson, Nikolaev, Odessa.