Friday, July 14 2017 23:46 EEST
Military
Over 10,000 units of military equipment, arms to be bought for Ukraine's army in 2017
Over 10,000, Military, Equipment, Arms, Bought, Ukraine's army

Ukraine's General Staff plans to supply over 10,000 units of weaponry and military equipment this year in keeping with the determined demand.

"New and modernized models, including those from state-run Ukroboronprom Concern and other enterprises are planned to be purchased," Ukrainian Deputy Defense Minister, Major-General Oleh Shevchuk said at a briefing on Friday.

He also said that 10 models of weapons and military equipment had been put into service.

Over 6,400 units of weaponry and military hardware have been repaired by the army's repair teams, he added.

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