On contract service have entered the 64 thousand military

Since the beginning of this year a contract with APU entered into about 64 thousand soldiers. This November 22 Deputy Minister of defence of Ukraine the General-the major Oleg Shevchuk, the press service of the defense Ministry.

«Since the beginning of the contract with the Ukrainian army signed almost 64 000 soldiers, of which about 7,200 officers,» — said Shevchuk.

According to him, the share of contract servicemen in the APU is planned to increase gradually to 80% of the privates, sergeants and sergeants.

«During the distribution of contractors priority will be given to the acquisition of the Junior commanders of military posts in the composition of the crews, as well as other positions that determine the combat ability of units. At the same time, conscripts will complete a non-combat military units, and support parts of the fighting strength,» — said Shevchuk.

Earlier it was reported that more than a third of contractors were women.

On contract service have entered the 64 thousand military 23.11.2016

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