Armed Forces of Ukraine

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    Emblem of the Ukrainian Armed Forces

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    Flag of the Ukrainian Armed forces

    Founded 1917 (reconstituted December 6, 1991)
    Service branches [​IMG] Ground Forces
    [​IMG] Air Force
    [​IMG] Navy
    [​IMG] Special Operations Forces
    Headquarters Kiev
    Leadership
    Supreme Commander-in-Chief
    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
    Minister of Defence Stepan Poltorak
    Chief of staff Viktor Muzhenko

    Manpower:
    Military age
    18
    Conscription 12 months (GF, AF)
    18 months (Navy)
    Available for
    military service
    11,149,646, age 16–49 (2015 est.)
    Fit for
    military service
    6,970,035, age 16–49 (2015 est.)

    Reaching military
    age annually
    200,000 (2015 est.)
    Active personnel 250,000 (March 2016)
    Reserve personnel 700,000 (March 2015)
    Deployed personnel 60,000

    Expenditures:
    Budget
    $4.4 billion (2016)
    Percent of GDP 5% (2016)

    Industry:
    Domestic suppliers

    Ukrainian Defense Industry
    Foreign suppliers:
    [​IMG] United States
    [​IMG] European Union
    [​IMG] Canada
     
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