JFO Commander elaborates on Russian army grouping deployed in occupied CrimeaIn particular, the ground grouping consists of 11,500 people.
12:40, 10 July 2020
Ukraine's military considering several possible scenarios of Russian invasionHe says the army's task is to fend off the aggressor and to repel an attack in the event of open aggression.
02:59, 10 July 2020
JFO Commander: Ukraine's army sees no direct threat of Russian invasion yetThe Ukrainian Armed Forces are working out plans to respond to all military threats from Russia, including in the Crimean direction.
13:10, 07 July 2020
Ukraine, Poland to strengthen military cooperation – General StaffNayev also informed the Polish side about the situation in Donbas, eastern Ukraine.
16:40, 14 November 2019
Ukraine's former JFO chief says commanders have learned to make well-informed decisionsAccording to Nayev, tactical and operational level commanders learned to make well-informed decisions and clearly respond to the invaders' moves.
11:30, 13 May 2019
Military action to liberate occupied territories would take under 24 hours – ex-commanderThere are about 40,000 Russian soldiers in the Russian-occupied Crimea, and another 35,000 – in certain areas of Donetsk and Luhansk region.
09:00, 13 May 2019
New Commander of Ukraine's Joint Forces in Donbas appointedThe incumbent president says the new JF chief was nominated by the defense ministry and the general staff.
18:15, 06 May 2019
Regaining ground, cutting losses: JFO commander speaks of main achievements over 12 monthsCommander of Ukraine's Joint Forces Serhiy Nayev has named major achievements of the Operation in Donbas 12 months since its start.
12:00, 02 May 2019
Nayev: Ukraine's armed forces not much different from NATO armies todayNayev says Ukraine's accession to NATO is expected in the not too distant future.
14:34, 27 March 2019
Ukraine's army commander: Russian mercenaries shelling civilians cannot be called the militaryThe invaders understand the "language of Ukrainian weapons" very well.
13:47, 27 March 2019
Nayev: Victory to depend on Ukrainians' unity, allies' consistency if Russia wages full-scale warThe Russian army has advantages in terms of personnel and military hardware.
10:54, 18 March 2019
Russia pulling in troops to occupied territories in Luhansk region – Joint Forces Commander (Video)Forty-four tanks were recorded in the temporarily occupied territory of Luhansk region.
21:58, 14 March 2019
Ukrainian military in Donbas to vote at polling stations only – Joint Forces Commander (Video)Nayev also said the election campaign was not being conducted among the military.
11:21, 11 March 2019
Ukrainian army capable of repelling aggressor in Donbas – Joint Forces CommanderThe Ukrainian army regularly conducts drills to maintain combat readiness.
13:26, 01 February 2019
Russia triples recon activity in Donbas, preparing for offensive – Commander NayevRussia has massed up more troops in the conflict zone. Where there were eight tactical battalions near the Ukrainian-Russian border, now there are twelve.
13:40, 24 January 2019
Russia seeks to create "land corridor" to occupied Crimea – Joint Forces CommanderMoscow sees an opportunity for further encroachment on the Ukrainian territory.
23:00, 12 January 2019
Russian invaders trying to boost escalation in Azov Sea – Commander NayevThe military official says that the Joint Forces have been and remain the main component of ensuring peace and security in Donbas.
17:50, 09 November 2018
Another enemy drone downed by Ukraine's Joint Forces near Lysychansk in DonbasCommander of the Joint Forces of Ukraine Serhiy Nayev made a decision to involve the Mil Mi-24 attack helicopter to destroy the target.
17:25, 13 October 2018
Joint Forces clear new territories in DonbasThe security zone has been expanded by more than 10 square kilometers.
16:00, 01 October 2018
Joint Forces Commander: Ukraine army advances 15 sq km since JFO beginsThe Ukrainian military continues adhering to the Minsk agreements and observing the ceasefire.
16:21, 16 August 2018