Canada preparing large-scale plan to help Ukraine confront Russian aggression
Дата: 23.02.2017 14:40
Canada is preparing the large-scale program of assistance to Ukraine in countering Russian aggression, Defence Minister of Canada Harjit Sajjan said, Ukrinform reports.
Ukrainian aircraft construction, defenсe industry should be self-reliant - PM
Дата: 23.02.2017 13:55
Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said it is essential to create a closed cycle of production in aircraft construction and the defense industry without dependence on imports.
Ukrainian remote-controlled APC Phantom recognized by Defence Blog - Poroshenko
Дата: 23.02.2017 11:30
One of the top vehicles of the state-run enterprise Spetstechnoexport (part of the state-run Ukroboronprom concern) is the Phantom unmanned tactical multipurpose vehicle.
Budget for weapons development, purchases for 2017 UAH 9 billion
Дата: 22.02.2017 16:20
Ukraine will allocate UAH 9 billion for the development and purchase of modern weapons in 2017, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said.
Breedlove calls on Trump to provide Ukraine with defensive weapons
Дата: 10.02.2017 10:40
US President Donald Trump should avoid the mistake made by Barack Obama, who did not dare to provide Ukraine with defensive weapons. Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe, General Philip Breedlove said this before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Voice of America reports.
Ukraine's defence company Ukroboronprom to open offices in Turkey, Poland
Дата: 02.02.2017 15:40
State-run Ukroboronprom Concern plans to open representative offices in Turkey and Poland, Ukroboronprom Deputy Head Denys Hurak has said.
President signs 2017 budget raising defence spending
Дата: 27.12.2016 11:35
President Petro Poroshenko has signed the law on the 2017 state budget that envisages 3 percent deficit of national GDP and a raise in defence expenditures to 5.2 percent of GDP. This is up from 2016’s 5 percent of GDP spent on defence. A respective law was signed late on Monday by President Petro Poroshenko.
FT: Dutch threaten to sink EU-Ukraine trade and security deal
Дата: 09.12.2016 13:15
The Netherlands has threatened to scupper a trade and security deal between the EU and Ukraine unless it receives legally binding guarantees at a summit of European leaders next week, Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte said in an interview with the Financial Times.
Defence minister: Conflict in east Ukraine can only be resolved through negotiations
Дата: 08.12.2016 14:50
The conflict in eastern Ukraine can only be resolved with peaceful methods, Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said.
Turchynov reports successful completion of tests of guided air defence missiles in south Ukraine
Дата: 02.12.2016 13:40
Practical phase of flight tests of medium-range surface-to-air missiles have been successfully completed in Kherson region, southern Ukraine, on December 2nd, National Security and Defence Council Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov has said.
Ukrainian army drills unrelated to NATO's plans for Black Sea region - Ukrainian defence minister
Дата: 02.12.2016 12:10
Missile drills conducted by the Ukrainian Air Force in the country's south are a scheduled event, which is unrelated to the NATO intention to broaden its presence in the Black Sea region, Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak said.
Ukrainian Air Force conducts successful missile drills
Дата: 01.12.2016 16:20
Ukrainian Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak and Chief of the General Staff Viktor Muzhenko have reported to President Petro Poroshenko that the Air Force's anti-aircraft missile units have carried out successful launches of 16 medium-range anti-aircraft guided missiles as part of an exercise in Kherson region, southern Ukraine.
Pakistan offers Ukraine to establish joint defense enterprises
Дата: 23.11.2016 10:25
President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain held a meeting with the Ukrainian delegation, headed by the Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, the ministry’s press service reported on Tuesday evening.
Defence Ministry delegation discusses in Germany ways to improve cooperation with OSCE SMM
Дата: 21.11.2016 15:25
Ukraine’s Defence Ministry delegation during the visit to Germany discussed ways to improve cooperation with the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine, the Defence Ministry’s press service reported.
Governments of Ukraine, Turkey agree to cooperate in area of geographic information
Дата: 18.11.2016 13:10
The Government of Ukraine has approved a draft regulation on signing of the protocol between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Republic of Turkey on cooperation in the field of geographic information, Spokeswoman for Ukraine’s Defence Ministry Oksana Havryliuk said at a press briefing on Thursday, Ukrinform reports.