Three candidates for Ukraine defense minister's post: Who may replace Zagorodnyuk – mediaA new post – that of a vice-premier for law enforcement – may be created in Ukraine's government.
13:00, 03 March 2020
Ukraine's defense chief explains pros of Minsk AgreementsIf updated, they could lay down another sequence of measures that would be in line with Ukrainian legislation.
23:10, 27 February 2020
Ukraine may be granted Enhanced Opportunity Partner status in Oct – defense ministerThe minister says that advisers and consultants working on behalf of NATO in Ukraine are happy with the pace of reforms in the country.
23:58, 19 February 2020
Zagorodnyuk: Ukraine's army retains positions in Donbas after Tuesday fight, yet loses observation postIt was an observation post ahead of all the main positions.
19:59, 19 February 2020
Ukraine's Defense Minister: Over 25,000 Russian troops in occupied Donbas nowThe minister says the situation is constantly changing.
18:53, 19 February 2020
Ukraine set to have Norwegian instructors train SOF troopsTraining sessions are set to be held in the Ukrainian territory.
18:35, 15 February 2020
Ukrainian Army to join NATO mission in Iraq – defense chiefNow Ukraine is determining specific tasks, levels of engagement, and personnel numbers.
23:50, 13 February 2020
Ukraine meets criteria for NATO Enhanced Opportunity Partner status – defense ministerUkraine's EOP status is key to strengthening European security and deepening cooperation and partnership.
14:56, 13 February 2020
Turkey supports Ukraine's initiative to set up commission on defense cooperationThe defense ministers discussed the possibility of enhancing security cooperation in the Black Sea region, as well as participating in joint exercises and intensifying dialogue at the level of naval forces.
23:50, 12 February 2020
Zagorodnyuk: Disengagement along entire contact line in Donbas contradicts Minsk agreementsZagorodnyuk says it doesn't change the security situation in Donbas.
13:58, 10 February 2020
Ukrainian military record touching New Year's greeting (Video)In the comment section, users thank the troops for defending the country and wish them to stay safe and a Happy New Year.
17:20, 01 January 2020
Defense Minister Zagorodnyuk: Aid from U.S. to let Ukraine obtain lethal weaponsThe U.S. defense budget foresees US$300 million in military aid to Ukraine.
16:45, 21 December 2019
Ukraine's defense minister: No Russia-sought disengagement along entire front line to take placeAccording to Zagorodnyuk, "these three sites should become humanitarian zones, which will allow arranging passages and improving the lives of people in the contact zone."
12:40, 11 December 2019
Military threats to Ukraine in Black, Azov Seas constantly growing – ministerEveryone is aware of Moscow's obstruction of freedom of navigation and of maritime industry development, the top defense official says.
16:00, 14 November 2019
Ukraine should not maintain financial, economic relations with Russia – defense ministerWith the adversary, it is only possible to speak the language of weapons or the language of experienced diplomats.
15:20, 14 November 2019
Ukraine Defense Minister says Russian propaganda "zombifying" people in occupied DonbasThe top defense official commented on the recent poll published by Dzerkalo Tyzhnia.
12:00, 11 November 2019
Defense minister speaks about NATO's assistance to Ukraine ArmyUkraine's strategic goal is NATO membership, the minister said.
11:20, 11 November 2019
Ukraine's Defense Minister comments on likelihood of Russian attack from CrimeaMilitarization of the occupied peninsula is ongoing, the top defense official stressed.
09:40, 11 November 2019
Ukraine's defense minister sees scrapping compulsory conscription as his personal goalUkraine launched the autumn conscription on October 1.
23:15, 10 November 2019
U.S. welcomes disengagement in Zolote, calls on Russia to withdraw all forces from DonbasDiplomats believe that the withdrawal of Ukrainian troops helps restore Ukrainian sovereignty.
23:30, 04 November 2019