22 February 2017 - 15:23
According to the President, a priority for this year is the restoration of a reliable air defense system, creation of a powerful missile shield of Ukraine, accumulation of combat potential of aviation, artillery, production of ammunition, development of telecommunication systems, automated systems of command and control and intelligence.
22 February 2017 - 15:05
“Last year, about 70 thousand Ukrainian volunteers signed contract with the Armed Forces. The quality of this personnel is much higher than that of the previous years. Since the beginning of this year, 4.5 thousand more Ukrainians have already joined the ranks of the AFU,” the President said at the operational meeting of the administrative board of the AFU.
22 February 2017 - 14:39
President Petro Poroshenko praised the development of cooperation of the Ukrainian authorities with new U.S. Administration. “Currently I am content with the course of establishment of our dialogue with new American Administration,” the Head of State noted at the operational meeting of the administrative board of the Armed Forces.
22 February 2017 - 14:07
Threat of full-scale aggression of Russia still exists, as stated by President Petro Poroshenko at the operational meeting of the administrative board of the Armed Forces.
22 February 2017 - 13:31
Petro Poroshenko thanked dozens of thousands of Kyiv residents and those who came to the capital to take part in the mourning events in the memory of the fallen heroes and who don’t react to any provocative anti-state calls. And to those who take part in peaceful protest these days, because this is the right Maidan fought for.
21 February 2017 - 22:17
The parties discussed the enhancement of strategic partnership between Ukraine and USA and counteraction to the Russian aggression. Petro Poroshenko provided a detailed information on the escalation in Donbas, the ongoing provocations, as well as the violation of the ceasefire regime by militants controlled by Russia.
21 February 2017 - 15:24
The Head of State expressed gratitude to the EU and Christos Stylianides personally for the financial, consultative and humanitarian assistance.