Defense

17 August 2019

16 August 2019

15 August 2019

14 August 2019

Ukroboronprom to supply An-178 aircraft to Peru

Ukroboronprom to supply An-178 aircraft to Peru

The Ukroboronprom State Concern has won a tender announced by the Ministry of the Interior of Peru for the purchase of a certain number of military transport aircraft, the concern's press service has reported, quoting Ukroboronprom Director General Pavlo Bukin.

13 August 2019

President should publicly assess Russia's actions on disruption of truce - Butusov

President should publicly assess Russia's actions on disruption of truce - Butusov

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky should make a public assessment of the actions of the Russian Federation following the death of the eighth Ukrainian soldier in Donbas since the beginning of the so-called "harvest ceasefire" on July 21, editor-in-chief of the news portal Censor.NET Yuriy Butusov has written on Facebook.

12 August 2019

Ukrainian ships to visit Turkey until Aug 17

Ukrainian ships to visit Turkey until Aug 17

A tactical group of Ukrainian ships, including three Ukrainian Navy speedboats Nova Kakhovka, Smila and Chyhyryn, which were scheduled to complete their visit to the Turkish Navy's Golcuk naval base on August 12, will stay there until August 17, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.

Lviv Armor Vehicle Factory starts upgrading T-64 tanks

Lviv Armor Vehicle Factory starts upgrading T-64 tanks

Lviv Armor Vehicle factory, part of the Ukroboronprom State Concern, has launched the mass modernization of T-64 tanks produced in 2017, which foresees their equipment with thermal imagers, digital radios, satellite navigation and new dynamic protection, the concern's press service has reported.

OSCE records multiple launch rocket systems in occupied Donbas

OSCE records multiple launch rocket systems in occupied Donbas

The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded eight multiple launch rocket systems in a training area near Kruhlyk (65km south-west of Luhansk), as well as dozens of tanks and howitzers in the occupied Donbas in violation of the Minsk agreements.

Ukraine, Turkey to jointly develop weapons and aerospace technologies

Ukraine, Turkey to jointly develop weapons and aerospace technologies

Ukrspecexport, part of the Ukroboronprom State Concern, and Turkey's Baykar Defense, one of the leading drones manufacturers, have set up a joint venture in the sphere of precision weapons and aerospace technologies, according to a report posted on the website of Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council (NSDC).

10 August 2019

09 August 2019

Ukraine to upgrade Island-class patrol boats - Ukroboronprom

Ukraine to upgrade Island-class patrol boats - Ukroboronprom

The State Research and Design Shipbuilding Center, part of the Ukroboronprom State Concern, has started developing a scenario to upgrade Island-class patrol boats that were transferred from the United States to the Ukrainian Navy last September, the concern's press service has reported.

U.S. destroyer enters Black Sea

U.S. destroyer enters Black Sea

U.S. guided-missile destroyer USS Porter has entered the Black Sea via the Bosporus Strait, U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. 6th Fleet has reported on Twitter.

08 August 2019

OSCE records 60 explosions in Donbas

OSCE records 60 explosions in Donbas

The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded 60 explosions in Donetsk region, and no ceasefire violations in Luhansk region on Tuesday, August 6.

07 August 2019

OSCE records 28 explosions in Donbas

OSCE records 28 explosions in Donbas

The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded 27 explosions in Donetsk region and one explosion in Luhansk region on Monday, August 5.

Demining activities near Stanytsia Luhanska ongoing - OSCE

Demining activities near Stanytsia Luhanska ongoing - OSCE

Work on demining the area near the destroyed bridge at a section of the disengagement area near the village of Stanytsia Luhanska is ongoing, the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine said in a report published on Tuesday, August 6.

06 August 2019

Swiss delegation visits Donbas

Swiss delegation visits Donbas

Representatives of the Swiss Embassy in Ukraine have visited the area of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) in Donbas and met with the leadership of Luhansk Regional State Administration, the press service of the JFO headquarters has reported.

05 August 2019

03 August 2019

02 August 2019

Over 30 mines found near destroyed bridge in Stanytsia Luhanska

Over 30 mines found near destroyed bridge in Stanytsia Luhanska

Mine clearance work will be underway between August 1 and August 10, 2019, in areas close to the destroyed road bridge over the Siverskyi Donets River in Stanytsia Luhanska, the press center of the Joint Forces Operations (JFO) has reported on Facebook.

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