Russian-led forces continue violating truce – Def. Ministry The occupiers fired several shots from rifles and one from a hand-held anti-tank grenade launcher.
14:50, 07 September 2020
Russia occupying authorities in Donbas boost conscription efforts – Ukraine intel Local mobile operators are sending out SMS messages for recruiting to military service under a contract.
14:57, 11 August 2020
Ukraine reports 18 COVID-19 cases in its armed forces as of April 12 Some 180 servicemen are being kept in isolation.
16:30, 12 April 2020
Russian-led forces deploy over 20 pieces of heavy weaponry at firing positions – Ukraine intel What is more, Grad multiple launch rocket systems are still deployed near the populated localities.
15:44, 10 April 2020
Epidemiological situation in occupied Donbas getting worse – Ukraine's Def. Ministry The Russian occupying administrations continue to hide the facts of the spread of diseases in the temporarily occupied territory in Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
15:20, 07 April 2020
Ukraine's Defense Ministry appeals to citizens to join fight against coronavirus The Army has extensive experience in cooperation with reserve troops, volunteers, and ordinary citizens in repelling Russian aggression in the east of Ukraine.
15:00, 02 April 2020
Bidding winners refuse to provide catering services to Ukrainian military over coronavirus restriction measures Defense official suggests amending the 2020 defense budget to ensure uninterrupted food supplies to Ukrainian military servicemen.
16:00, 18 March 2020
Ukrainian lawmakers appoint Andriy Taran as new defense minister The decision was backed by 285 MPs.
20:20, 04 March 2020
Ukraine's defense chief explains pros of Minsk Agreements If updated, they could lay down another sequence of measures that would be in line with Ukrainian legislation.
23:10, 27 February 2020
Ukrainian soldier killed in booby-trap blast in Donbas – Defense Ministry The ministry expresses its sincere condolences to his relatives and fellow soldiers.
15:04, 26 February 2020
Ukraine's Defense Minister: Over 25,000 Russian troops in occupied Donbas now The minister says the situation is constantly changing.
18:53, 19 February 2020
Ukraine meets criteria for NATO Enhanced Opportunity Partner status – defense minister Ukraine's EOP status is key to strengthening European security and deepening cooperation and partnership.
14:56, 13 February 2020
Russian woman with FSB ties tried to get hired by Ukraine defense ministry, SBU says The position she applied for would provide access to classified information.
14:20, 21 January 2020
Ukraine, U.S. sign contract for delivery of second batch of Javelin – defense ministry Ukraine's Defense Ministry completely fulfilled the state defense order for 2019, having supplied 7,434 units of weapons and military equipment to the army.
19:55, 26 December 2019
SBI chief: US$3 mln bail set for Defense Ministry's senior official suspected of armor vest scam He did not mention the suspect's identity.
19:58, 11 November 2019
NABU seizes 15 volumes of documents on case of equipment purchase for Ukrainian army In particular, NABU detectives are checking purchases of Bogdan 2251 ambulances and off-road trucks MAZ 5316 and MAZ 6317 in 2015-2019.
13:22, 09 November 2019
UK Defence Secretary announces extension of training mission to Ukraine UK personnel have now trained over 17,500 members of the Ukrainian armed forces since the start of Operation Orbital in 2015.
10:45, 05 November 2019
Israeli embassies across the world, including in Ukraine, shut as diplomats, military attaches strike "No consular services will be provided and no one will be allowed to enter the Embassy/Consulate," the statement said.
13:10, 30 October 2019
Two Russian corvettes enter Sea of Azov through Kerch Strait The vessels are now returning to their permanent naval base in the Caspian Sea.
12:58, 22 October 2019