Defence Ministry: Ukraine to get US assistance worth $127 mln
Дата: 30.06.2017 11:55
The United States will provide Ukraine with assistance worth about 127 million dollars this year, Ukrainian Defence Ministry official Dmytro Hutsuliak told a press briefing on Friday.
34,000 troops of Ukraine's Armed Forces in ATO zone
Дата: 21.06.2017 15:00
Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said that currently there are about 34,000 servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) area in Donbas.
US Secretary of Defense expresses full support for Ukraine
Дата: 21.06.2017 10:45
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, in the scope of his official visit to the United States, had a meeting with US Secretary of Defense James Mattis.
Defence Ministry’s structure to be changed in line with NATO standards
Дата: 14.06.2017 12:50
The structure of Ukraine’s Defence Ministry will be changed in line with the NATO standards within the upcoming two years, advisor to the Ukrainian President and Assistant to the Defence Minister Yuriy Biriukov said in a TV commentary.
Defence Ministry gets UAH 200 mln more to restore military depots
Дата: 05.05.2017 11:40
Additional UAH 200 million has been allocated from the reserve fund of Ukraine to for the restoration of military depots and arsenals, Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said during his visit to Balaklia, Kharkiv region, the Ministry’s press service reports.
Ukrainian army ready for introduction of martial law – Defence Ministry
Дата: 27.04.2017 15:35
The Ukrainian army is ready for a possible declaration of martial law in case of an open armed aggression by Russia, Deputy Defence Minister Ihor Pavlovskiy said.
Defence Ministry: 492 explosive devices disposed in ATO zone over last week
Дата: 25.04.2017 13:15
Combat engineers of Ukraine’s Defence Ministry continue mine clearance operations in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in eastern Ukraine.
Ukraine, Italy interested in sharing hybrid warfare experience
Дата: 20.04.2017 10:05
Ukraine and Italy are interested in development of cooperation and sharing hybrid warfare experience. Defence Minister of Ukraine General of the Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak said this after a meeting with Italian Defense Minister Roberta Pinotti, the press service of the Defence Ministry of Ukraine reported.
PM Groysman says defence budget should be doubled
Дата: 14.04.2017 16:35
Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman believes that the national defence budget should be doubled. Groysman said this during an hour of questions to the Government in the Verkhovna Rada, Ukrinform reports.
Ukraine ready to defend Europe but it needs help - defence minister
Дата: 07.04.2017 11:10
Ukraine is ready to continue defending Europe from aggressive Russia, but it needs help, Defence Minister of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak stated this, Ukrinform reports.
Canada to greenlight arms exports to Ukraine
Дата: 05.04.2017 11:40
Opening of the arms market will become the next step in the defense cooperation between Canada and Ukraine, Canadian National Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan said, according to Ukrinform.
Canada preparing defense agreement with Ukraine – Sajjan
Дата: 31.03.2017 11:30
An agreement on cooperation between the defense ministries of Canada and Ukraine will be signed in the near future. This was stated by National Defense Minister of Canada Harjit Sajjan, Ukrinform reports.
President orders Defence Ministry to reinforce security at all military facilities
Дата: 23.03.2017 13:20
President Petro Poroshenko has ordered Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak to reinforce security measure at all military facilities because of a series of explosions at a massive arms depot near the city of Balakliia.
Ukrainian missiles successfully tested – Turchynov
Дата: 22.03.2017 18:20
Ukrainian missiles produced by Ukroboronprom state concern and the State Space Agency were successfully tested, said Oleksandr Turchynov Secretary of the National Security and Defence Council (NSDC).
President signs law on ratification of Ukraine-Indonesia defence cooperation agreement
Дата: 01.03.2017 11:40
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the law on ratification of the agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Republic of Indonesia on cooperation in the defence sector, which was adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on February 8, 2017. The agreement was signed during the state visit of President Poroshenko to Indonesia on August 5, 2016. This is reported by the President’s press service.