Chief of the General Staff - Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Army General Viktor Muzhenko informed member of the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services Senator Joni Ernst about the situation in the waters of the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.
About 15 enterprises of the State Concern “Ukroboronprom” will present their products at the 14th international defence exhibition and conference IDEX 2019, which takes place in Abu Dhabi, the UAE, on February 17-21.
Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates for the first time presented a joint project, the Al-Wahash armored personnel carrier with BM-3M Shturm combat module.
Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak met with members of the U.S. delegation headed by Senator Joni Ernst on February 18 to discuss bilateral cooperation with a view to strengthening Ukraine's defense capabilities, according to the website of the Ukrainian government.
On February 18, Russian occupation forces violated ceasefire agreements 12 times, using 122mm artillery systems and 120mm and 82mm mortars ten times, in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in eastern Ukraine.
Russia-led forces have fired on a car of the monitoring mission of the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC) in Donbas from an anti-tank grenade launcher, the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) headquarters has reported.
Russian occupation forces violated ceasefire agreements ten times, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements seven times, in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in eastern Ukraine over the past day.
Ukraine has lost 2,945 soldiers during the whole period of military operation in Donbas. It has lost 948 soldiers after the signing of the Minsk agreements.
Russian-backed militants launched nine attacks, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements six times, on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
A high-level delegation of Ukraine will visit the international specialized exhibition Aero India 2019, which will start in Bangalore, India, on February 20.
Ukraine’s General Staff prepares several plans for counteracting special forces of Russian Federation
At the conference on the development of the Special Operations Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the Ukrainian defence officials and their colleagues from nine countries discussed the counteraction to the special forces of the Russian Federation.
The United States highly appreciates Ukraine’s achievements in terms of reforms in the defense sector and calls for further progress.
Russian-backed militants launched 12 attacks, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements eight times, on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
Financing of the security and defense sector of Ukraine has increased 19,5 times since 2014. At the same time, it needs investments and transparency in procurements while implementing the state defense order.