Military begin patrolling Ukrainian cities…

21:39, 05.09.2016

The streets of Nikolaev city and towns of the Nikolaev region will be patrolled by the Ukrainian army. It was stated by the advisor to the President Poroshenko, Yuri Biryukov.

While the patrol police are ‘stalling and ‘learning to work, the military will help them, he explained on his Facebook page. 

‘All orders of the Minister of Defense will be issued today. And not for a couple of days,’ said Biryukov.

He also said that the so-called military law enforcements service would not only patrol the streets together with the police, but would also be able to intervene ‘if right in front of them same an offense is committed’.

The head of the faction Block Petro Poroshenko in the Nikolaev City Council, Vladimir Kirilenko said that the city administration would ask all military departments to draw the military to patrol in the streets.

"We will ask for the Nikolaev region and the city to be taken under special control,’ said Kirilenko to the local media reporters.