Kerry: Five countries consider providing lethal weapons to Ukraine
Дата: 08.07.2016 11:15
Five countries consider the issue of providing Ukraine, which suffers from the Russian aggression, with lethal weapons, US Secretary of State John Kerry said meeting with Ukrainian Parliament Speaker Andriy Parubiy, the press service of the Ukrainian Parliament reports.
Defense Ministry: Women make up more than a third of contract personnel in military in 2016
Дата: 23.06.2016 15:25
Over one third of those persons who signed contracts for military service with the Ukrainian Armed Forces in 2016 are women, according to Deputy Defense Minister for European integration Ihor Dolhov.
Defence Ministry expects 1,000 more people to sign contracts with Ukraine’s army soon
Дата: 17.06.2016 11:35
The Ukrainian Defence Ministry expects that in the near future over 1,000 candidates will sign contracts for a military service in the country’s Armed Forces, official representative of the Ministry Oleksiy Chornobay said at a briefing in Kyiv on Friday.
Defence Council head: Time to produce own ammunition
Дата: 15.06.2016 17:55
Ukraine over the recent years, including two years of war in Donbas, has used the ammunition reserves inherited from the Soviet army, Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Oleksandr Turchynov has said.
Ukrainian army to achieve NATO standards by 2020, Minister says
Дата: 15.06.2016 14:50
The Armed Forces of Ukraine will become compatible with the NATO standards by 2020, according to Ukrainian Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak.
NATO approves new assistance package for Ukraine
Дата: 15.06.2016 12:02
NATO defence ministers have endorsed a new comprehensive package to assist Ukraine in reforming its defence and security sectors and strengthening defence capabilities, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said at a session of the Ukraine-NATO defence ministers meeting on Wednesday in Brussels, Ukrinform has reported.
Ukraine’s Defenсe Minister meeting with NATO, Pentagon chiefs in Brussels
Дата: 15.06.2016 10:10
Defenсe Minister Army General of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak will attend a meeting of NATO-Ukraine Commission in Brussels, Belgium, the press service of Defenсe Ministry reports.
Ukroboronprom creates Ukrainian aircraft production cooperation, including Antonov
Дата: 10.06.2016 18:27
State-run concern Ukroboronprom has created under its aegis an aircraft construction cluster, called Ukrainian Aircraft Corporation (UAC) and included in it state enterprise Antonov, public joint companies Ukrainian Scientific-Research Institute of Aviation Technology (UKRNIIAT), Mayak Factory (all three in Kyiv), state enterprises Novator (Khmelnytsky), Kharkhiv Machine Building Factory "FED" and Kharkhiv Aggregate Design Bureau.
President approves Regulations on National Cybersecurity Coordination Centre
Дата: 08.06.2016 12:25
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has signed the Decree "On National Cybersecurity Coordination Centre", the press service of the President reports on its site.
Stoltenberg: NATO summit to raise military presence on eastern flank
Дата: 31.05.2016 11:15
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has said an upcoming summit will enhance the alliance's defensive and deterrent presence in Poland and other countries on its eastern flank.
US passes defense policy bill, approving $150 mln in security aid for Ukraine
Дата: 19.05.2016 10:05
The US House of Representatives passed a $610.5 billion defense policy bill, setting the military priorities for 2017.
Ukraine signs 15 cooperation agreements at DefExpо-2016 in India
Дата: 01.04.2016 12:05
Ukraine has signed 15 memoranda of cooperation at the Land, Naval and Internal Homeland Security Systems Exhibition DefExpо-2016 in India.
White House promises Ukraine $335 mln in 'security assistance'
Дата: 01.04.2016 11:45
The White House announced that it will provide Ukraine with 335 million dollars more in "security assistance" after a meeting on March 31 between US Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
Presidents' meeting: Ukraine, US to develop strategic partnership
Дата: 01.04.2016 10:25
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and US President Barack Obama have held a meeting in Washington, the Ukrainian president’s press service reports.
Ukraine, UK sign defense cooperation memorandum
Дата: 18.03.2016 10:40
Ukraine’s Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak and Britain’s Armed Forces Minister Penny Mordaunt have signed a defence cooperation memorandum between the two governments, the Ukrainian defence ministry said in a report.