The celebrations on occasion of the 18th anniversary of the Armed Forces of Ukraine will take part in “Ukraine” national palace tomorrow, on December 3, at 16. 00 pm with participation of President of Ukraine, Supreme Commander in Chief Victor Yushchenko and leadership of the Defense Ministry and Armed Forces of Ukraine.

The press service of the head of the state disclosed to UNIAN that during the celebrations V. Yushchenko will deliver a speech and present state awards to the best military men and employees of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

The press service department of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine carries out mass media accreditation by tel.: 483-33-45, 483-33-37.

*** Armed Forces Day of Ukraine is celebrated on December 6.