Ukrainian Defense minister Yuri Euhanurov considers that Romania and Russia are Ukraine's potential enemies. He declared, quoted by that the two countries have territorial claims from Ukraine.

Romania's politicians, Euhanurov explained, doubt the current borderline of Ukraine and even the country's leadership make dangerous declarations, referring to President Basescu's declarations regarding the uselessness of a borderline treaty with Moldova.

The Ukrainian minister underlined that Ukraine needs to have friendly relations with its neighbors but in the same time the state needs to be very strong so that no neighbor would even consider the possibility to attack Ukraine.