Military operational reserve deployed to start drills
The training course for the military servicemen from the country's operational reserve has been launched at one of the ranges in Kharkiv region, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reported on Facebook.
Avakov at the State Border Guard Service meeting: be fully ready to take control over Donbas` border this year
In 2017, the task is to reach an internationally recognized state border of Ukraine in Donbas, and later in Crimea, Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said on Tuesday during the meeting at the State Border Guard Service HQ, according to Unian.
Ukraine and Portugal to enhance cooperation in defence industry
In the framework of the first visit to Portugal since the independence of Ukraine, Minister of Defence of Ukraine General of the Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak held talks with Minister of National Defence of Portugal Mr José Alberto Azeredo Lopes.
'Control deadline is August 15, 2017': Russia is preparing for a full-scale regional war against Ukraine - Felgenhauer
Russia is to unleash major war against Ukraine, Russian military expert Pavel Felgenhauer opined, commenting on Russian drills Zapad-2017, which provide for the deployment of personnel of the newly re-created 1st Guards Tank Army of the Western Military District in Belarus, Unian reported.
‘Assault Rifle M16 - a reliable and accurate tool of war’: Ukraine`s incentive to adopt NATO fire arms
Assault rifle M16, which will be produced in Ukraine at enterprises of the SC “UkrOboronProm” – in cooperation with American company “Aeroscraft” – is a modern weapon that unites a long production experience and combat use.
Defense Ministry refutes information concerning destruction of Ukrainian howitzers by Rusisan trojanized application
It is noted that the loss of artillery weapons for the time of the ATO are much less and are not related to hacker attacks
The first President of Ukraine Kravchuk proposed a new recipe of finishig war in Donbas without politicians
The first President of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk told how to stop the war between Ukraine and Russia, noting that today no one has a "recipe" how to do this, but it is necessary to look for it, according to Echo of Moscow, reported Unian.
"DPR" leader Zakharchenko: If Ukrainian army starts military offensive, we will talk about Ukraine in Kyiv
Leader of the self-proclaimed "Donetsk People's Republic" ("DPR") Alexander Zakharchenko has admitted that the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) are able to launch an offensive in Donbas.
Ukrainian army obtained two dozen modernized military helicopters, including Mi-24PU1 with ADROS complex protection
UkrOboronProm State enterprise “Konotop Aircraft Repair Plant” Aviakon ” in 2016 repaired and modernized more than two dozen military helicopters for Ukrainian army.
Savchenko: people in Ukraine, who could finish the war in Donbas within two months, are not in power
Ukrainian MP Nadiia Savchenko, freed from illegal detention in the Russian Federation, believes that the war in Donbas could be completed within two months.
'The magic forest': Video of frontline battle from Svitlodarsk rim, where Ukrainian soldiers keep their positions
9 Ukrainian soldiers died since December 18 in Svitlodarsk.
SBU apprehends member of terrorist sabotage group in Luhansk region, suspected of torture
The SBU together with the Police apprehended a member of sabotage group of DNR/LNR terrorist organization in Luhansk region near the confrontation line.
Ukraine capable of satisfying the needs of army in mini UAVS of domestic production - drones BpAK-MP-1 are ready to serve
Domestic drones – BpAK-MP-1 from UOP enterprise JSC “Meridian” named after S.P. Korolyov are already tested by Ukrainian Army and are ready for mass production in the amount of over 100 units per year.
Ukraine presented legendary Antonov AN-132D - new light multipurpose aircraft
UkrOboronProm SE “Antonov” that is now the leading enterprise of aviation cluster demonstrated a new light multipurpose aircraft AN-132D.
Ukraine creates UkrARPA - agency responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use by the military
UkrOboronProm adviser on long-term development, former head of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Anthony Tether told how UkrOboronProm can use UkrARPA.
Ukraine increases production of armored vehicles BTR-3
UkrOboronProm SE “Kyiv Armored Plant” arranged a completely new workshop for production of hulls for BTR-3. For this purpose, the enterprise arranged a modern assembly-welding production.
Nickname “uncle Vanya”: Security Service of Ukraine detains officer-defector, who joined terrorists during captivity and went to Russia for getting instructions
SBU (Security Service of Ukraine) detained former chief intelligence officer of one of the army corps, who after captivity defected to terrorists. The deputy head of the SBU Chief Investigative Directorate Vitalii Mayakov and the SBU Chief of Staff Oleksandr Tkachuk informed about this during the briefing.
BMP-1UMD ‘Myslyvets’ (‘Hunter’): fire control system that automatically detects and tracks targets
UOP SE ”Zhytomyr Armored Plant” demonstrated capabilities of advanced digital fire control system, installed on a modernized version of BMP-1UMD, named “Myslyvets’”.
“Phantom” demonstrated its combat capabilities during freezing rain- video
Tactical unmanned multipurpose vehicle “Phantom” represented by UOP SE “Spetstehnoeksport” – demonstrated its combat capabilities to the senior officials of the National Security and Defense of Ukraine, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine and the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
​Russian warship 'Pytlivy' blocked the Ukrainian border control boat in the Black Sea
Russian warship blocked Ukrainian drilling platforms from border guards.
Tuka claims Donbas militants are ready to start riot inside occupied territory
Tuka states that 30% of Donbas militants are Ukrainians and they are not pleased with current situation. The lesser number of locals in Donbas are ready to fight vs Ukraine – the more armed Russians come to the region.
Ukraine carries out control flight tests of 16 midrange anti-aircraft missiles - video of launch impressed
The Ukrainian Armed Forces carry out a practical phase of control flight tests of midrange anti-aircraft missiles in Kherson oblast.
Ukraine announced the target and map of missile drills near the western Crimea coast – launch suspension is not planned
Test launches of new Ukrainian anti-aircraft missiles over Black Sea led to confrontation with Russia
A course for transition to high-tech manufacturing: new projects and the weapon of Ukrainian production presented in NATO headquarters for the first time
The State Concern “UkrOboronProm” represents its products and its new projects in NATO HQ (Brussels, Belgium). The State Concern delegation is headed by UkrOboronProm (UOP) Director General Roman Romanov.
From the "Crimean corridor" to wide-ranging Russian invasion: Ukrainian army preparing for all aggression scenarios – General Staff
"Today we are able to resist the Russian Federation," General Muzhenko said
SBU releases former FSB officer Illia Bohdanov kidnapped by order of Russian secret services - video of rescue operation
The Security Service of Ukraine, Prosecutor General’s Office and National Police solved a flagrant crime of the Russian secret services – kidnapping of a blogger, former FSB officer Illia Bohdanov. It was announced by the Head of the SBU Vasyl Hrytsak at the joint briefing with the Prosecutor General Yurii Lutsenko. “Thanks to operative tactics Ukrainian law enforcers recorded disgraceful tools used by the Main Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces and FSB, that ordered, organized and financed kidnapping of a Ukrainian national in the Ukrainian territory”, he stated.
The OSCE warned about the possibility of separatists attacking Mariupol
During a meeting of the OSCE Permanent Council in Vienn, the US Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, Daniel Baer, discussed the possibility of separatist forces attacking Mariupol and its surrounding area, Uawire reports.
The Global Special Operations Forces Foundation is to help Ukraine to set up new commando HQ: "These guys will fight till the last drop of blood. They are not afraid to die for their country" - video
The Global Special Operations Forces Foundation, based in Tampa, USA, will help Ukraine with structuring a special operations command
Dreadful and precise weapon: Ukraine successfully tests its new missile - video
It's a dreadful, precise Ukrainian weapon, says the presidential adviser Yuriy Biriukov.
Mortars KBA-48M1 and “Molot” M at the firing ground: Ukrainian army testing new weapons - video
New Ukrainian weapons – manufactured by UkrOboronProm enterprises-participants – passed another testing at the firing ground of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Kyiv.
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