A decision made by Canada and the USA on supply of weapons to Ukraine opens new opportunities for strengthening the defense potential of the Ukrainian army.
Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed and five more were injured as a result of a landmine explosion in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in eastern Ukraine over the past day.
President Petro Poroshenko has instructed to complete the process of testing of the Vilkha missile complex and start its production in 2018.
Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) has considered and approved the key figures of the state defense order for 2018-2020, the council's press service has reported.
Russian-backed militants launched seven attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in Donbas over the past day.
Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) has supported the bill on Ukraine's national security, which should become the basis for updating Ukrainian legislation in this area, the council's press service has reported.
Chiefs of defense of the NATO member countries have noted significant positive developments in the reform of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
One of the priorities for Ukraine's cooperation with NATO in 2018 will be assistance in reforming the medical and logistics systems of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
Defense Minister of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak and Defense Minister of the Republic of Croatia Mr Damir Krstičević discussed prospects of cooperation between the two ministries.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission recorded more ceasefire violations in Donetsk region compared with the previous 24 hours and one ceasefire violation in Luhansk region in eastern Ukraine.
Russian-backed militants continue to disrupt the agreements reached by the Trilateral Contact Group. Over the past day, the enemy launched three attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Donbas.
In 2017, the Armed Forces of Ukraine received 1,400 modernized units of weapons and military equipment.
Defense Minister of Ukraine General of the Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak held talks with Defense Minister of the Republic of Croatia Mr Damir Krstičević in the framework of his visit to the country.
No Ukrainian soldiers were killed in hostilities in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in eastern Ukraine over the past day.