Poroshenko has not yet decided on another wave of mobilization

Poroshenko has not yet decided on another wave of mobilization

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said he has not yet made a decision on submitting a draft law on another wave of mobilization to the parliament.

The head of state announced this at the first Regional Development Council sitting of 2016, the president’s press service reports.

Poroshenko stressed that in future the Ukrainian army should be formed on the contract principle.

"We must use all the resources and reserves in order to maintain the contract army formation," he said.

Speaking about the fulfillment of tasks of the last year's meeting of the Regional Development Council, the President praised the efficient work of the established volunteer headquarters that ensure cooperation with ATO participants in a range of regions - in Dnipropetrovsk, Mykolaiv and Zhytomyr regions.


While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2019 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period: