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 Ukrainian Army to receive 400 armored vehicles by end of year – Poltorak

Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak announced that the state defense order is executed in full and that the military-industrial complex has significantly improved its work.

He said during the celebration of the Tank Corps Day in Kharkiv, Censor.NET reports citing UNIAN.

According to him, the Armed Forces of Ukraine and other military units will receive 400 armored vehicles of different type by the end of 2015.

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"The state defense order is executed in full. Ukrainian factories which work for the Armed Forces of Ukraine have significantly improved their work comparing to the previous year. Almost all of them fulfill their obligations," he added.

Tank Corps Day is celebrated in Ukraine today. President Poroshenko has congratulated the tankers with the professional holiday, while Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak awarded 50 soldiers of the 1st and 17th Tank Brigades.




 
 
 
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