Minister of Defence of Ukraine inspects readiness of service personnel and equipment to participate in Independence Day parade
Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 10 August 2018 16:25

Ozerne airfield, Zhytomyr oblast, hosted military parade training (mechanized component) on occasion of the 27th Anniversary of independence of Ukraine.

According to Minister of Defence of Ukraine  General of the Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak, the service personnel  and equipment are ready to participate in the parade.

“Generally, service personnel and equipment are  ready to participate in Independence Day parade. 4 500 people within  24 units will take part in it”, he underscored.

During this year parade new armament and military  equipment, which are currently used by the Ukrainian army, advanced  weapons and weapons undergoing state tests will be demonstrated  (totally, 250 pieces of military equipment).