On February 2, Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak will make a visit to the U.S. in order to discuss the supply of American lethal weapons to Ukraine.
Russian-backed militants violated ceasefire one time outside Avdiivka (18km north of Donetsk) over the past day. One soldier was wounded.
Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded as a result of enemy shelling in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in eastern Ukraine over the past day.
Fifty additional Canadian soldiers arrived in Ukraine to participate in the UNIFIER military training mission.
Russian-backed militants violated ceasefire in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in eastern Ukraine three times over the past day.
In 2017, the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission recorded more than 400,000 ceasefire violations in Donbas, 478 civilian casualties, including 40 children.
The OSCE SMM recorded an increase in the ceasefire violations. Three civilians were killed and two were injured because of armed violence.
One Ukrainian soldier was wounded as a result of enemy shelling near Kriakivka (34 km north-west of Luhansk) in eastern Ukraine over the past day.
The modern lethal weapons provided by the U.S. to Ukraine can significantly influence the situation in Donbas.
The OSCE SMM recorded 66 explosions in Donbas for the period from January 22 to January 23.
Russian-backed militants launched three attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in Donbas in last day.
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden believes that it was the right and wise decision by the current White House administration to provide Ukraine with defensive weapons, as it will increase the cost to Russia for its aggression.
The adoption by the Verkhovna Rada of a bill on national security will prove Ukraine's irreversible path to joining the EU and NATO, Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak has reported on Facebook.
No ceasefire violations were recorded in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in eastern Ukraine over the past day.