More than 300 armored vehicles, as well as 400 vehicles will be delivered to the armed forces of Ukraine until the end of the current year, said the country's leader Petro Poroshenko.
"By the end of the current year will put in together with arms forces of Ukraine More than 300 armored vehicles, 400 cars, 30 thousand of missiles and ammunition," - said Poroshenko during his speech at the celebration of the 24th anniversary of independence of Ukraine.
He said that Ukrainian troops are every day improving, demonstrate the ability to establish a perfect management system, training and interaction. Poroshenko said that the result has been reflected as if the onset of the militia in the districts of Marinka and Stargatewiki.
"in one year we have established and strengthened our army, though far from the desired ideal. The case began actively volunteer troops, which in fact came To Power in the Ministry of defence together with the officers and generals, and there makes a real managerial revolution ", - said Poroshenko.
He also drew attention to the role of the Ministry of foreign Affairs in Ukraine to support the country in the international arena.
The Ukrainian authorities in April last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR and DND. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began More than 6, 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
The last document is dated 12 February - in addition to the ceasefire, withdrawal of heavy weapons and creating a security zone, obliges the Authorities of Ukraine to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of conduct in local elections, entering into the Constitution of Ukraine of change, involving the decentralization of Power, as well as on the issue of legislative recognition of the special status " of certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".