To protect warehouses want to encourage reserve officers

Для охраны складов хотят призвать офицеров запаса

Designed officers will not be involved in the area of the ATO, say the General staff.

In the Armed forces of Ukraine till the end of 2017 can further to call about 500 reserve officers. This was announced by the chief of staff, Deputy chief of the General staff of VSU Arthur Artemenko, reports Interfax-Ukraine.

“Our Department based on the needs that have arisen in officers and the need to complement the bases, depots, arsenals, will offer the chief of the General staff and adopted the decision of the Minister of defence – to call a small number of these officers. It will be up to 500, probably,” he said.

Artemenko noted that this decision had been taken and stressed that summoned officers will not be involved in the ATO area.

As reported Корреспондент.neton 30 may the Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak signed a decree on conscription of reserve officers on military service in the armed forces for 18 months.

Conscription of reserve officers was completed on June 21. All have been selected one thousand people.