The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) recorded the presence of more than 50 tanks in three training areas near the occupied Luhansk.
The OSCE SMM has lost a mid-range unmanned aerial vehicle near the contact line in Donetsk region.
Russian occupation forces launched 23 attacks, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements nine times, on positions of Ukrainian troops in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
The invaders launched nine attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day, using the weapons banned under the Minsk agreements twice.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has enacted the decision of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) of April 25 regarding proposals for the budget declaration for 2020-2022 to finance the security and defense sector and increase salaries for the military of the State Border Guard Service, the Security Service of Ukraine and the State Guard Department.
Ukraine's armed forces are progressing very rapidly
Russian occupation forces launched 14 attacks, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements eight times, on positions of Ukrainian troops in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
A number of state-owned and private defense enterprises have developed new gyro-stabilized platforms for Mi-type helicopters, a module that ensures the search for, detection and recognition of ground targets and a new-generation optical station, the press service of the Ukroboronprom State Concern has reported.
There are no trends towards improving the military and political situation in Ukraine as Russia continues to build up its military groups near the borders of Ukraine. Therefore, main Ukraine’s task now is to increase the capabilities of the Armed Forces and to implement defense reform.
The armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire nine times in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day, using the weapons banned under the Minsk agreements twice.
The first middle-sized reconnaissance ship for the Ukrainian Navy has been launched, the press service of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry has reported.
The Canadian Armed Forces aim to scale up training up to the higher command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The official investigation into the facts set forth in the investigation of Bihus.info journalists concerning employees of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) has been completed, the NABU's press service has reported.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine calls on Russia to fulfill its Minsk commitments and promote mine clearance of territories in the zone of armed conflict in Donbas.