In the case of a start of a conflict with Russia, Ukraine should reckon on its own strength and army, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said during a press marathon, Report informs, citing UNIAN.

“It seems to me that we have been in a state of war for already eight years. I think that today intimidation is in the process from some platforms and media. What should we know is that we are in full control of our borders and are ready for possible escalation,” Zelensky said.