Military of Ukraine
The Armed Forces of Ukraine (Ukrainian: Збройні сили України (ЗСУ) Zbroyni Syly Ukrayiny, (ZSU)) is the military of Ukraine. The country has observer status with the Non-Aligned Movement of nation...
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Nuclear weapons and Ukraine

On December 1, 1991 Ukraine, the second most powerful republic in the USSR, voted overwhelmingly for independence, which ended any realistic chance of the Soviet Union staying together even on a ...
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Cossacks
Cossacks (Ukrainian: козаки́, koza'ky; Russian: казаки́ [kəzɐˈkʲi] or каза́ки [kɐˈzakʲɪ], kazaki are a group of predominantly East Slavic people who became known as members of democratic, semi...
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Military equipment of Ukraine
The Ukrainian Ground Forces (Ukrainian: Сухопутні Війська ЗСУ, Sukhoputni Viys’ka ZSU) are the land force component of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. They were formed from Soviet Ground Forces forma...
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History of Ukraine
The territory of Ukraine has been inhabited by Neanderthals for at least 44,000 years. Prehistoric Ukraine as part of the Pontic steppe has been an important factor in Eurasian cultural contact, inclu...
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Military ranks of Ukraine
The military ranks of Ukraine were created in March of 1992 after adopting the Law of Ukraine "About Universal Military Duty and Military Service". The rank structure corresponds the generic military ...
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Ministry of Defence (Ukraine)
The Ministry of Defence of Ukraine (Ukrainian: Міністерство оборони України) was established on September 24, 1991, one month after Ukraine's declaration of independence from the Soviet Union. The...
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Ukrainian Air Force
The Ukrainian Air Force (Ukrainian: Повітряні Сили України, Povitryani Syly Ukrayiny) is a part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Ukrainian Air Force headquarters is located in the city of Vinnytsia...
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Ukrainian Navy
The Ukrainian Naval Forces (Ukrainian: Військово-Морські Сили України, ВМСУ, Viys’kovo-Mors’ki Syly Ukrayiny, VMSU) is the navy of Ukraine and part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. It was establish...
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Sich Riflemen
The Sich Riflemen Halych-Bukovyna Kurin (Ukrainian: Січові Cтрільці) were one of the first regular military units of the Army of the Ukrainian People's Republic. The unit operated from 1917 to 191...
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Ukrainian Sich Riflemen
Legion of Ukrainian Sich Riflemen (German: Ukrainische Sitschower Schützen; Ukrainian: Українські cічові стрільці (УСС), Ukraїnski sichovi stril’tsi (USS)) was a Ukrainian unit within the Aust...
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National University of Defense of Ukraine
National University of Defense of Ukraine(NUDU) (Ukrainian: Національний університет оборони України імені Івана Черняховського, Natsionalnyi Universytet Oborony Ukrainy imeni Ivana Chernyakhovsko...
Rocket Forces and Artillery (Ukraine)
The Rocket Forces and Artillery (Ukrainian: Ракетні війська та артилерія, Raketni Viys’ka ta artyleriya) of the Ukrainian Ground Forces consist of units armed with tactical missiles, howitzers, ca...
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Mechanized Infantry (Ukraine)
Mechanized Troops (Ukrainian: Механізовані війська, Mekhanizovani Viys’ka) are the basis of the Ukrainian Ground Forces. They execute tasks of holding the occupied areas, lines and positions tasks...
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Trade route from the Varangians to the Greeks
The trade route from the Varangians to the Greeks (Russian: Путь «из варяг в греки», Put iz varyag v greki, Swedish: Vägen från varjagerna till grekerna, Greek: Εμπορική Οδός Βαράγγων - Ελ...
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Chuhuiv
36°41′11″E / 49.83556°N 36.68639°E / 49.83556; 36.68639Chuhuiv (Ukrainian: Чугуїв) is a Ukrainian city in the province of Kharkiv. The city is the administrative center of...
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Symon Petliura
Symon Vasylyovych Petliura (Ukrainian: Си́мон Васи́льович Петлю́ра, Russian: Симо́н Васи́льевич Петлю́ра; May 10, 1879 – May 25, 1926) was a publicist, writer, journalist, Ukrainian politician...
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General officer (Cossacks)
Council of Officers (Ukrainian: Старшинська Рада) was composed out of the General Officer Staff and colonels. It took part in the General Military Council. During times of Kyrylo Rozumovsky (1750-...
General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (Ukrainian: Генеральний штаб Збройних Сил України) is the military staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. It is the central organ of the Armed Force...
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Trakhtemyrov Monastery
The Trakhtemyriv Monastery (Ukrainian: Трахтемирівський монастир) was a historic cossack monastery located near the settlements of Trakhtemyriv and Zarubnytsiv of modern-day Cherkasy Oblast (provi...
Mykhailo Yezhel
Admiral (Ret.) Mykhailo Bronislavovych Yezhel (Ukrainian: Михайло Броніславович Єжель) is the former Minister of Defence of Ukraine (from 2010 to 2012) and a former Commander of the Ukrainian Navy...
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Kiev Military Institute of Control and Signals
Military Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technologies (Ukrainian: Військовий інститут телекомунікацій та інформатизації, Viyskovyi instytut telekomunikatsiy ta informatyzatsii) is ...
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