Ukraine army

Prime Minister Orbán talks about Ukraine, army development, retirement bonus and opposition in radio interview

The government will pay retirees a bonus of 80,000 forints (222 euros) in November, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told the pro-government public broadcaster Kossuth Rádió on Friday morning. In view of the performance of the Hungarian economy, the government has…

Threat of Russian provocations on the growing border, mainly in the Donbass

The number of Russian troops on the border with Ukraine has not changed much today, while at the same time there has been an increase in battle groups of battalions along the entire border of Ukraine as part of the…

Ukrainian army should offer “trial contracts” to military – expert

Ukraine should consider introducing a three-month preliminary contract for the military, after which it will have to choose whether or not to sign a basic contract for military service. This was stated by Andriy Senchenko, president of the Association of…

Ukrainian army under fire for parading cadets in heels – National

Ukraine’s defense minister is trying to reverse plans for female cadets to walk in heels in Independence Day celebrations next month after critics called on him to shelve the idea. Defense Minister Andriy Taran originally planned for women to parade…

Ukrainian army claims soldier killed in separatist bombing, World News

A Ukrainian soldier was killed in the conflict-ridden east of the country in a mortar and grenade attack fired from territory held by pro-Russian separatists, the army said on Saturday. The Ukrainian military has been locked in a latent trench…

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…

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…

Seasoned and better funded, the Ukrainian army is knocking on NATO’s door

Reservists from the 130th Battalion of the Ukrainian Territorial Defense Forces attend military exercises on the outskirts of Kiev, Ukraine on April 10, 2021. REUTERS / Valentyn Ogirenko KYIV, April 14 (Reuters) – At the start of the war in…