Courts in occupied Crimea find nine local men guilty of draft evasion Meanwhile, international law bans conscription to armies of occupying forces.
23:05, 12 August 2020
U.S. mulling over increasing military aid to Ukraine Thus, Ukraine may get from the United States US$100 million more than in fiscal year 2020.
11:05, 08 July 2020
Crimean residents asked to report forced draft for Russian military service The draft during the coronavirus pandemic threatens the life and health of people.
11:53, 07 April 2020
"War crime": Ukraine's official comments on military draft in occupied Crimea amid coronavirus spread Conscrption amid a pandemic threatens the lives and health of citizens.
23:10, 06 April 2020
Zelensky signs decree to call up for military service from age of 18 The draft campaign in 2020 will last from April to June and from October to December.
14:44, 16 January 2020
Ruling party in Ukraine explains idea of lifting military draft Conscription cuts should be correlated with a buildup of the professional Army of contracted troops.
13:40, 13 November 2019
Ukraine could reduce draft age from 20 years back to 18 The General Staff has supported the initiative, recently voiced during a working meeting at the President's Office.
22:30, 25 October 2019
Bakanov submits to Ukrainian president draft new version of law on SBU The document was also submitted to Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council and the National Institute for Strategic Studies.
17:48, 15 October 2019
Ukraine's Cabinet allocates US$40.4 mln for payment of wages to miners The constant wage arrears to miners is a consequence of the difficult financial situation of state mines.
16:26, 13 October 2019
Ukraine's Rada to consider draft national budget for 2020 on Oct 18 – Razumkov The relevant bill will be considered in the first reading.
15:58, 01 October 2019
Calling up for military service kicks off in Ukraine In total, 15,200 citizens will be called up for military service.
10:51, 01 October 2019
Almost 35,000 Kyiv residents fail to report to draft offices for physicals The military commissar also said he had hopes for the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, to tighten responsibility for men failing to report for tests.
16:00, 25 September 2019
UN reports on number of Ukrainians in Crimea forced to serve in Russian army Russia-controlled courts in the occupied peninsula convicted 29 persons for "draft evasion".
18:30, 17 September 2019
Ukraine's leading party shares plans on military conscription A mixed system of signing new troops for the army is set to be operating in Ukraine.
10:40, 28 August 2019
Ukraine's finance minister: Work on draft budget for 2020 at final stage The ministry is fully prepared for peak payments of debts in September.
12:11, 06 August 2019
Courts in occupied Crimea hand down 17 unlawful sentences to locals for "evading draft" in Russia – rights activists Three more hearings are pending.
21:10, 05 August 2019
Russia preparing for large-scale military campaign in Ukraine – intel veteran Powerful military formations have been amassed along the Russia-Ukraine border, the general recalls.
10:40, 30 July 2019
Servant of the People Party already drafting coalition agreement According to Razumkov, the Servant of the People Party is ready to discuss an agreement with parties that share its values.
11:16, 22 July 2019
Another scheduled stage of Army draft launched in Ukraine The stage will last until June inclusive.
12:20, 01 April 2019