NATO Allies closely follows the situation in the Black Sea region and intend to discuss areas of political and practical cooperation with partners in the region with the participation of the foreign ministers of Ukraine and Georgia.
Ukraine will benefit from Croatia’s experience in implementing robotic systems for clearing Donbas areas contaminated with explosives and mines.
On November 29, the Russian occupation forces violated the ceasefire in the areas of responsibility of Ukrainian units in Donbas four times.
28 November 2020
Over the past day, November 27, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ceasefire in Donbas six times, the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Headquarters reports.
27 November 2020
Plan A on Donbas conflict settlement through political and diplomatic means expires in December. A new decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine on the situation in Donetsk and Luhansk regions is currently being prepared.
Ukrainian Defense Minister Andrii Taran has thanked the Swedish leadership for the comprehensive support of Ukraine on its path to peace and countering Russian aggression.
Russian occupation forces use the ceasefire regime in the occupied areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions to improve the engineering equipment of their advanced positions and to mine new territories.
As of November 27, the Ukrainian Armed Forces have reported 2,898 COVID-19 cases, including 197 new cases confirmed in the past 24 hours.
Today, November 27, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries have violated the ceasefire in Donbas already once.
26 November 2020
The Russian side has sent the 100th "humanitarian convoy" to the occupied territory of Donbas, according to the Ukrainian State Border Guard Service.
Currently, 58,000 women serve in the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
November 25, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the Trilateral Contact Group agreements, which came into force on July 27, three times.
25 November 2020
There are currently no more than 3,000 Russian servicepersons in the occupied areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, acting as instructors and assistant commanders. At the same time, the Russian Federation provides illegal armed formations in Donbas with weapons and military equipment in full.
The OSCE SMM to Ukraine revealed two multiple launch rocket systems deployed in violation of withdrawal lines in the occupied territory of Donbas, as well as 79 additional weapons outside designated storage sites.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine found that a bag filled with PMN-2 anti-personnel mines found earlier in the occupied territory between Petrivske and Styla had disappeared, and a minefield warning sign had appeared instead.
The next stage of the military reform in Ukraine will be the transfer of management processes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine to a new doctrinal base by 2022.
November 24, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and Russia’s mercenaries violated the ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas four times.
24 November 2020
The Russian Federation continues to supply weapons and military property to the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions. Since the beginning of November, it has already delivered 2,500 tonnes of fuel to the mercenaries.
The Ukrainian Armed Forces have reported 2,815 COVID-19 cases, including 153 new cases confirmed in the past 24 hours.
The Defense Ministry has already developed a draft Military Security Strategy of Ukraine and intends to submit it to the Cabinet of Ministers by December 15.
Over the past day, November 23, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ceasefire in Donbas four times, the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Headquarters reports.
23 November 2020
The OSCE has recorded a twofold increase in the number of ceasefire violations in Donbas, according to a status report as of November 16 released by the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine on November 23.
Ukraine has opened all seven entry-exit checkpoints in Donbas, but militants continue to block five of them, the Ukrainian State Border Guard Service has told Ukrinform.
The existing weapons and military equipment in the Joint Forces Operation area need to be renewed through modernization and replenishment with new models that will meet modern challenges and threats, warfare methods and techniques.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) has left for the Black Sea for regular patrols as part of a NATO mission, according to the Twitter account of U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. 6th Fleet.
As of November 23, the Ukrainian Armed Forces have reported 2,882 COVID-19 cases, including 51 new cases confirmed in the past 24 hours.
November 22, six ceasefire violations were recorded in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
21 November 2020
Over the past 24 hours, Russian-led forces violated the ceasefire in Donbas seven times and remotely mined the positions of Ukrainian troops, using prohibited POM-2 mines.
20 November 2020
Poland has been and remains Ukraine's most loyal friend in countering hybrid Russian aggression, so it is important to maintain unity and enrich the allied potential in the defense sphere of the two countries.