USS Porter participates in Exercise Sea Breeze 2020 Sea Breeze, now in its 20th iteration, is an annual exercise held in the Black Sea co-hosted by Ukraine and the United States.
23:05, 20 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
U.S. approves sale of 16 patrol boats to Ukraine – FM Kuleba This will help the Ukrainian Navy meet current and future threats in the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.
20:25, 18 July 2020
Navy commander tells of preparations to repel Russia's full-scale aggression The invaders' main goal under such scenario is to relaunch fresh water supplies to the occupied Crimea from the Dnipro River via the North Crimea Canal.
11:40, 06 July 2020
Zelensky inspects passage of warships, equipment on Ukrainian Navy Day (Photo) Military helicopters flew with the State Flag of Ukraine and the Naval Flag.
20:00, 05 July 2020
Ukrainian warship captain exposed as turncoat working for Russia Planning to resign and move to the occupied Crimea, he had secretly acquired Russian citizenship before starting gathering intelligence to be handed over to Russians.
23:20, 16 June 2020
Ukraine developing Navy in line with NATO standards – defense minister The Defense Ministry is currently negotiating with foreign partners on the need to provide assistance and support in the implementation of the said plans.
21:10, 15 June 2020
Zelensky taps Rear Admiral Neizhpapa to command Ukraine's Navy (Photo) The relevant decree was signed on June 11.
22:29, 11 June 2020
Ukraine's flagship enters Black Sea for firing drills (Video) The vessel conducted drills with the use of a chaff decoy launcher.
11:00, 04 May 2020
Ukraine puts in water naval boat Russia seized in 2018 Russian forces attacked the Nikopol near the Kerch Strait before seizing the armored artillery boat and capturing the crew on November 25, 2018.
16:40, 11 April 2020
U.S. military aid: Ukraine seeks to upgrade Island-class patrol boats Defense officials have appealed for authorization.
22:00, 26 March 2020
U.S. plans to hand over to Ukraine Navy another three Island-class patrol boats in 2021 Ukraine will be sending more sailors for training.
23:50, 29 January 2020
Russia's FSB coast guard ship spotted near Ukrainian coast in Azov Sea (Photo) Naval aviators forced the crew of the Russian ship to move away from the Ukrainian coast to the required distance.
14:00, 09 January 2020
Russia's FSB shifts blame for bad condition of three naval boats onto Ukraine The FSB said it had returned the vessels "in good condition and with working equipment."
13:30, 21 November 2019
Zelensky: Ukrainian navy boats returned by Russia to be repaired within three months The president said the equipment and weapons on the vessels were partially missing.
11:51, 21 November 2019
Ukrainian Navy boats returned by Russia entering Ukraine's Ochakiv port (Video) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is due to arrive in Ochakiv soon.
17:05, 20 November 2019
Ukraine Navy chief: Russians turn boats seized near Kerch Strait into wreck The ships are to arrive at their destination in about 16 hours.
14:54, 20 November 2019
Ukraine Navy chief says Russia-seized naval boats to arrive in Ukraine on Nov 20-21 (Video) The vessels are now on their way to the Ukrainian port city of Odesa.
16:08, 19 November 2019
Ukrainian naval boats seized by Russia near Kerch Strait to be returned overnight Sunday – media Service ships are heading to pick up the boats off the coast of Cape Tarkhankut.
18:00, 16 November 2019