The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that next year will be increased spending on the army, the Ukrainian military will receive new equipment.
"Our desire for peace is not the same as pacifism. In the coming year we are increasing military spending, continue to strengthen the army accelerated its arms and re-equipment of the latest models of weapons and military equipment, " - said Poroshenko during his speech in Lviv.
However, he did not name the actual numbers increased spending on the army. Poroshenko also said that the next big batch of military equipment will be transferred to the troops already in the last month of summer.