The defense Ministry will allocate half a billion on the barracks

Минобороны выделят полмиллиарда на казармы

The defense Ministry will receive UAH 500 million for the creation of barracks

Amount will be allocated until the end of 2020.

The Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak said that up to the end of 2020 will be allocated 500 million USD for the improvement of educational and material-technical base of the International centre for peacekeeping and security according to standards of NATO, reported on the official website of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine.

The report said that the creation of appropriate infrastructure, the construction of barracks and housing for military who reside in landfills, is one of the main objectives that determined the Armed forces of Ukraine the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.

He also noted that the Armed Forces of Ukraine will be created a private school instructors.

“These people should be trained by instructors from NATO countries, and then independently train our fighters. To our trainers to work, they need to create the necessary conditions. Because to live in a tent for one or two years is very difficult. We will direct the funds budgeted to attract investors, and use the assistance of countries that support us in our efforts to prepare our Armed Forces of Ukraine”, – said the Poltorak.

As previously reported, NATO will continue to support the Ministry of defense of Ukraine in the reform process.

NATO trainers teach Ukrainian military