October 18, Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov laid the foundation stone for the first building of the Ukrainian Foreign Intelligence’s new infrastructure.
Oleksandr Turchynov put into the foundation of the first building a symbolic time capsule with a letter to future generations of Ukrainian intelligence officers.
Addressing the descendants, Oleksandr Turchynov and Chairman of the SZR of Ukraine Yehor Bozhok emphasized that the year 2018 was an important milestone in the work of the Foreign Intelligence of Ukraine. It was this year, in the situation of Russia’s armed aggression against our state, that we managed to raise the role and place of intelligence in the system of national security of the state, to adjust its tasks, structure and functions according to NATO standards.
Addressing the future generation of Ukrainian intelligence officers, Oleksandr Turchynov and Yehor Bozhok expressed confidence that Ukraine’s Foreign Intelligence will always have its proper place in the national security system, and its role in making strategic policy decisions will continue to be significant.
Press Office of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine