Ukraine’s Armed Forces received 1,400 modernized units of arms and military equipment in 2017

Ukraine’s Armed Forces received 1,400 modernized units of arms and military equipment in 2017

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In 2017, the Armed Forces of Ukraine received 1,400 modernized units of weapons and military equipment.

Deputy Defense Minister of Ukraine on European Integration Lieutenant-General Anatoliy Petrenko said this at a briefing.

"In 2017, the Armed Forces of Ukraine received 1,400 new and modernized weapons and military equipment, including 12 helicopters, 10 aircraft and 35 unmanned aerial vehicles," Petrenko said.

According to him, a great attention is paid to strengthening the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. "We will pay more attention to a restoration of the state's defense capability to ensure our interests at sea," Petrenko said.

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