Month: April 2021

US defense aid – Ukrainian army receives $ 8 million in aid to strengthen command and control – UNIAN

The United States continues its “unwavering support” to the Ukrainian army, underline the diplomats. Photo of the U.S. Embassy in Kiev The Ukrainian armed forces have received nearly $ 8 million in aid from the United States aimed at improving…

Ukrainian military general calls on citizens to “prepare for war” amid conflict with Russia

Marking the latest development of the conflict in the Donbass region, a Ukrainian military general is said to have urged his fellow citizens to “prepare for war” with Russia. As of mid-March, Russia has deployed more than 100,000 troops near…

Could the Ukrainian army stop Russia in a war. The answer is no.

In a recent speech at the Ukraine Combat Training Center in Yavoriv, ​​U.S. Charge d’Affaires in Ukraine Kristina Kvien warned of the dangers of further military escalation in the current conflict in Donbass. “Let me be perfectly clear – my…

Pope expresses “deep concern” over strengthening Ukrainian army

A member of the Ukrainian armed forces uses periscopes while observing the area at the fighting positions on the separation line near the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk, Ukraine, April 17, 2021. Serhiy Takhmazov, Reuters Pope Francis on Sunday expressed concern…

US does not plan to expand training programs in Ukraine – military spokesperson

WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – April 18, 2021) The United States European Command (USEUCOM) does not plan to provide additional training to the Ukrainian armed forces and will conduct its regular exercises, a spokesperson for the United States of…

Is Russia going to attack Ukraine? Army paints ‘invasion stripes’ on assault vehicles [VIDEO]

Russian troops have reportedly painted masses of their assault vehicles with “invasion stripes” across the Ukrainian border, raising fears of all-out war. Russian President Vladimir Pun also plans to soon have a staggering assault force of 107,000 troops massed on…

Ukrainian army receives modernized helicopter amid tensions with Russia

In an effort to provide better protection against threats to national security, the Ukrainian armed forces have taken delivery of a modernized helicopter from the state-run aircraft repair plant, AVIAKON. The vehicle – dubbed the Mi-8MT – includes upgraded parts…

Ukraine’s military poses a tougher challenge for Russia than in 2014 – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article KYIV – When war between government troops and Russian-backed separatists erupted in eastern Ukraine seven years ago, Ukrainian soldiers fought with ragged sneakers and donated paraphernalia. -balls while their inexperienced commanders often panicked,…

Russian aggression – Ukrainian military intelligence says Russia will amass 110,000 troops at Ukrainian border by April 20 – UNIAN

Iskander-M short-range ballistic missile systems have already been deployed. REUTERS The head of the Defense Ministry’s Main Intelligence Directorate (GUR MO), Kyrylo Budanov, addressed the parliamentary committee on national security, defense and intelligence. In early March, Budanov told MPs, groups…

Ukrainian army receives modernized helicopter – UNIAN

In particular, the helicopter is equipped with Ukrainian systems for active and passive protection against infrared seeker missiles. Ukrainian army receives modernized helicopter / Photo by Ukroboronprom The state-run Konotop aircraft repair plant AVIAKON handed over a repaired and modernized…