The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that in 2015 the budget of the military power of Ukraine was a record comparable to the price of 2 helicopter carrier "Mistral" wrote.
During the transfer of military equipment to the Ukrainian units in the Kharkiv region, Poroshenko said that the state spent to strengthen the fighting ability of the APU two billion dollars." The cost of 2 " Mistral ", - he said. According to the Ukrainian President, At this time the combat capability of the armed forces was much higher compared with last year.
first it was claimed that during his working trip to Kharkiv region Poroshenko awarded the commanders of branches of the certificates on new and restored military vehicles and weaponry to be sent to the area to conduct operations in the Donbass.
Poroshenko said that in 2015 it was restored and returned to the troops about a thousand pieces of different mechanisms, according to a report. For example, according to him, Ukraine has received from Western partners about five hundred units of vehicles and special equipment: off-road vehicles Hummer kits radar counterbattery, night vision devices, thermal imaging cameras, navigators, radio stations.