Mobilized soldiers will receive a remuneration in the amount of 8-10 minimum wages if they agree to sign an enlistment contract without leaving the service.
Thanks to successful campaign for hiring contract soldiers, there is no need in announcing another wave of partial mobilization to the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
A large-scale reserve forces training, involving nine brigades of all operations commands, is about to kick off in five regions across Ukraine.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is developing a mechanism that will allow arming all Ukrainians liable for military service in the event of a large-scale military aggression.
Demobilized soldiers of the 5th draft wave will be replaced not by the newly drafted servicemen, but by contract soldiers.
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko intends to sign the bill on demobilization of soldiers drafted to compulsory military service during the fifth wave of partial mobilization.
Ukraine's Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak says the 7th round of mobilization to the Ukrainian army might be waived if enough contract soldiers apply to serve in the armed forces and the conflict in the east of Ukraine does not escalate.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine intends to consider more than 100 bills and drafts between May 31-June 3. This includes the bill No. 4542 on cancellation of taxation of pension payments.
The Ivano-Frankivsk city court has sentenced journalist Ruslan Kotsaba to three and a half years in prison on Thursday.
The increase in number of those willing to do volunteer military service under contract with the Armed Forces of Ukraine and other military formations has allowed not declaring seventh draft for military service.
The 7th round of military mobilization may be cancelled. The General Staff will take a corresponding decision after the military exercises "Spring Thunder 2016" finish.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed Decree No. 122/2016 on military conscripts' transfer to the reserve and terms of conscription in 2016.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree on demobilization of servicemen conscripted during the fourth round of partial mobilization.
President Petro Poroshenko has instructed the Ukrainian Defense Ministry to complete the creation of the Special Operation Forces until 2018.
Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak does not rule out that the seventh military draft wave may not be necessary.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksandr Turchynov says that the decision on the next round of mobilization in spring will be made in March.