President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko hopes to get more than defensive weapons from the United States.
The Trump administration is considering whether to provide the defensive weapons that Ukraine has long requested to help deter and protect itself against further Russian aggression.
Russian terrorist troops shelled Ukraine Armed Forces' positions in Luhansk direction with weapon that is in service with only two armies in the world, Russian and Jordanian.
Any country, especially that aiming at regulatory role in a conflict, should avoid activities that might provoke a new level of tensions.
The U.S. Department of State said the issue of providing defensive weapons to Ukraine is not on the agenda, but might get there in the future.
Weapons made by Ukrainian defense industry companies were tested by the Ukrainian military together with National Security and Defense Council Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov.
Anatoly Kotlyarov, member of Russia's Rostov-on-Don city council, made a video showing a convoy of Russian military hardware redeployed next to the uncontrolled border between Ukraine and Russia.
President Petro Poroshenko had a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during his working visit to the United States.
Prior to adopting the relevant law, it is necessary to ensure that weapons do not fall into the hands of people with unstable psyche, criminals, people with addictions and mental disorders.
Employees of Ukraine's Security Service (SBU) have found fragments of Russian-made ammunition in the anti-terrorist operation area (ATO).
The Security Service of Ukraine, together with the national police and the military prosecutor's office, disclosed an organized crime group that was engaged in reselling of weapons smuggled from the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area.
"The number of signed contracts and memoranda of cooperation indicates that Ukrainian weapons and technologies are in demand in world markets," said Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov during his visit to the 2017 International Defense Industry Fair (IDEF 2107) in Istanbul.
Security Service agents have apprehended a group of men involved in trading weapons and ammunition brought from the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in the Donbas.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) and the National Police found a cache with two RPG-22 grenade launchers in the Holosiivskyi forest park in Kyiv.
Sales of Russian arms have stalled over the past several years due to several reasons. This is really untimely for Russia.