Ukraine's Defense Council on Russian military threat in the south: "Everything well sealed" Ukrainian military drills are scheduled in September simultaneously with Russia's Caucasus 2020 exercises.
09:55, 29 July 2020
Sea Breeze 2020 drills start in Ukraine on July 20 This is the fifth U.S. ship to visit the Black Sea since the beginning of 2020.
13:25, 20 July 2020
Ukraine to stage exercises to coincide with Russian manoeuvres – media Taran said the exercises would include anti-aircraft fire and would be held at the end of September in southern Ukraine
22:30, 17 July 2020
Putin orders large-scale snap checks on combat readiness of Russia's army, navy The move is part of preparations for the Caucasus-2020 war games.
13:25, 17 July 2020
Ukraine's defense minister invites NATO Allies to join national drills this fall The parties agreed to enhance the presence of forces and equipment in the Black Sea region.
11:00, 10 July 2020
Russia may resort to new provocations in Black Sea in upcoming drills – Ukraine intel Some episodes of the drills will be worked out in areas bordering Ukraine, namely at the Kadamovsky and Kuzminsky training grounds, and in occupied Crimea.
14:20, 26 June 2020
N. Korea fires unidentified projectiles into East Sea – media The projectiles were fired twice early in the morning from the North's southwestern region of South Hwanghae Province.
10:16, 06 August 2019
"Spring Storm" exercise started in Estonia as part of a plan to "contain" Russia – media This year's training involved approximately 10,000 soldiers and hundreds of combat vehicles and aircraft.
16:04, 29 April 2019
CBC News: Ukraine asks Canada to renew training mission as crisis with Russia heats up Since being deployed by the previous Conservative government in the wake of Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea, Canadian troops have trained almost 8,000 Ukrainian soldiers.
14:04, 04 December 2018
U.S. Air Force planes arrive in Ukraine to partake in Clear Sky exercise Training will focus on air sovereignty, air interdiction, air-to-ground integration, air mobility operations, aeromedical evacuation, cyber defense, and personnel recovery.
11:58, 07 October 2018
Turchynov says Ukraine will conduct naval exercise in Sea of Azov The NSDC on September 6 approved a set of measures aimed at protecting national interests in the country's southern regions, the waters of the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea.
22:50, 04 October 2018
OSCE Mission to Moldova concerned about unsanctioned military exercises in Security Zone According to the Agreement on Principles of a Peaceful Settlement of the Armed Conflict in the Transdniestrian Region of the Republic of Moldova from July 21, 1992, military exercises in the Security Zone are required to be authorized by the JCC, which was not done in this instance.
10:10, 16 August 2018
Poroshenko boasts of Ukrainian soldiers' success in Combined Resolve X drills in Germany This year, about 3,700 service members from 13 NATO allies and partner nations are taking part in the event.
12:50, 06 May 2018
Silver Arrow, year's major military exercise, begins in Latvia <p>October 16 sees the start of the annual 'Silver Arrow' military exercises, Latvia's largest of the year, LSM.lv reports.</p>
18:40, 16 October 2017
Polish Def. Minister says Russia may use nuclear weapons in Zapad 2017 drills <p>Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz says the Russian-Belarussian Zapad (West) 2017 war games will stretch beyond September 20, involving the use of nuclear weapons, according to zn.ua, referring to the official's interview with TVP Info.</p>
10:40, 20 September 2017
Ukraine boosts security on borders ahead of Zapad-2017 military drills - President <p>Ukraine has strengthened control along its state border ahead of the Russian-Belarussian military exercises Zapad 2017 (West 2017), President Petro Poroshenko said during his annual address to Parliament, according to an UNIAN correspondent.</p>
14:20, 07 September 2017
Moldovan troops set off for NATO drills in Ukraine despite president’s veto <p>A 57-strong contingent of the National Army of Moldova is participating in the NATO military exercise, Rapid Trident 2017, held at the International Center for Peacekeeping and Security in Ukraine’s Yavoriv Sept. 7-23, the Ministry of Defense of Moldova reported, according to Radio Svoboda.</p>
09:00, 07 September 2017
Ukraine, U.S. to conduct aerial observation over Belarus, Russia <p>The joint mission of the United States and Ukraine will go for an observation flight over the territory of Belarus and Russia this week, as reported by the press service of the Belarusian defense ministry.</p>
12:20, 04 September 2017
Russia "informed" NATO about upcoming Zapad-2017 drills – Russian MFA <p>Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov has called ungrounded accusations by NATO toward Russia in connection with the Russian-Belarusian joint military exercise Zapad-2017 (West-2017), RIA Novosti reports.</p>
12:00, 04 September 2017
Russia may launch aggression during Zapad 2017 drills under pretext of protecting Russian speakers – Gen. Muzhenko <p>Russia may claim there is a threat to the security of the Russian-speaking population to justify armed aggression against Ukraine and NATO Allies during the upcoming Russian-Belarusian exercise Zapad 2017, according to Chief of the General Staff of Ukraine’s Armed Forces Gen. Viktor Muzhenko.</p>
16:40, 02 September 2017