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    Ukrainian military cadets win at NATO Enterprise Architecture Hackathon
    Apr11

    Ukrainian military cadets win at NATO Enterprise Architecture Hackathon

    Ukrainian cadets of Military Institute for Telecommunications and Informatization have won a NATO Enterprise Architecture Hackathon, according to the Ukrainian Defense Ministry. Three business areas were selected for the Enterprise Architecture Hackathon: Cyberspace, Verification and Validation, Command and Control. The participants of Modelling...

    West risks losing Ukraine – Vice-President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly
    Apr11

    West risks losing Ukraine – Vice-President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly

    Vice-President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly, deputy co-chair of the Ukraine-NATO Interparliamentary Council and Lithuania`s ex-Minister of Defense Rasa Jukneviciene says that the West is facing the risk of losing Ukraine should the situation in Donbas continue escalating, according to an UNIAN correspondent. ”The Western world risks losing...

    Ukraine`s T-64 tank tested before being transferred to army
    Apr10

    Ukraine`s T-64 tank tested before being transferred to army

    A T-64 tank, which was sent to the Kharkiv Armored Plant for a routine maintenance, has gone through a full complex of restoration works on its engine, transmission units and assemblies, and an armament complex, including a remote weapon system. At the same time, the work was carried out to upgrade the tank with dynamic protection system, as...

    Trump Administration ”seriously considering” lethal defensive aid to Ukraine – U.S. Senator McCain:
    Apr09

    Trump Administration ”seriously considering” lethal defensive aid to Ukraine – U.S. Senator McCain:

    The Trump administration is giving serious thought to providing Ukraine with lethal defensive aid, U.S. Senator John McCain told The Weekly Standard, a move that is likely to rile the Kremlin if realized. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is slated to meet with Russian president Vladimir Putin next week, expressed support for such aid during...

    Ukraine announces large-scale air defense drills
    Apr09

    Ukraine announces large-scale air defense drills

    This year, large-scale exercises of Ukraine`s air defense units have been scheduled, according to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. ”In 2016, after a long break, our S-300Ps (anti-aircraft missile systems) started firing again. Our plans for 2017 are more ambitious,” the General Staff wrote on Facebook. According to Major-General...

    Trump`s options for North Korea include placing nukes in South Korea
    Apr09

    Trump`s options for North Korea include placing nukes in South Korea

    The National Security Council has presented President Trump with options to respond to North Korea`s nuclear program — including putting American nukes in South Korea or killing dictator Kim Jong-un, multiple top-ranking intelligence and military officials told NBC News. Both scenarios are part of an accelerated review of North Korea policy...

    U.S. soldiers, Ukrainian forces train to hold ground – media
    Apr07

    U.S. soldiers, Ukrainian forces train to hold ground – media

    U.S. soldiers recently guided a battalion of Ukrainian infantrymen through a 55-day training rotation that culminated in live-fire defensive maneuvers designed to help Ukrainian troops ”hold ground” in battle, according to Stars and Stripes. The exercise was among the most intensive since U.S. troops began picking up the pace of training in...

    S. Korea succeeds in test of 800km-range new missile
    Apr06

    S. Korea succeeds in test of 800km-range new missile

    South Korea has successfully test-launched a new 800-kilometer missile that can reach anywhere in North Korea, defense sources said Thursday, according to South Korea`s Yonhap news agency. It could send another strong warning message to North Korea which is continuing its nuclear and missile development prohibited by the international community,...

    NATO Deputy Secretary General, Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will visit Ukraine on 6 and 7 April
    Apr05

    NATO Deputy Secretary General, Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will visit Ukraine on 6 and 7 April

    The NATO Deputy Secretary General, Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will visit Kiev on 6 and 7 April 2017, the organization`s website reports. ”During her visit the Deputy Secretary General will meet with the Prime Minister, Mr. Volodymyr Groysman, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Mr. Pavlo Klimkin, the First Deputy Minister of Defence, Mr. Ivan Rusnak...

    Turkey indicates Ukrainian preference for Altay tank engine tech – media
    Apr05

    Turkey indicates Ukrainian preference for Altay tank engine tech – media

    Turkey may ditch attempts to obtain Japanese and Austrian technology to develop a ”national engine” for its first indigenous new-generation tank in the making, instead turning to Ukraine, according to Defense News. In the past few years, Turkey has unsuccessfully tried to obtain Japanese and Austrian technology for the Altay engine, Defense News...

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