Statement by the commander of the naval forces of Ukraine rear Admiral Alex Neiipp about war plans with Russia to the sea should not be taken seriously. About this in his Twitter wrote the President of the interim Commission of the Federation Council’s information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov.

the words of the Ukrainian commander Senator called “rhetorical provocation” aimed at maintaining a high degree of tension between Ukraine and Russia.

At the same time Pushkov said that Ukraine’s Navy “as such”.

Commander commanded only the old boat, – he stated. But pobahvalitsya want.

Earlier, the commander of naval forces of Ukraine Oleksiy Neiipp in an interview with Ukrainian media said that the Ukrainian battle fleet is preparing for war with Russia, which intends to “return” the Crimean Peninsula.