Contents tagged with Yavoriv training area

  • Ukraine opens new Army training center

    The construction of the training center called “Urban warfare” has been completed at the Yavoriv military base in the Lviv region, reported the Ukrainian military portal on Monday, December 31. The tender for construction was first announced in May 2018. The cost of the construction was about 40 million hryvnia ($1.5 million). 

    Three squadrons can train simultaneously there during the day and one squadron can train at night. “This training center will conduct training in urban offensive and …

  • US provided $22 million worth of equipment to military training center in Ukraine

    The Press Service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine has reported that the US provided equipment worth $22 million for a military training center in the Lviv region.

    "At the training center in Yavoriv, next month, a simulation center will open that will be one of the best in Europe, covering an area of ​​3.5 thousand square meters. The US has provided support in the form of equipment worth $22 million," the report said.

    The Ukrainian Minister of Defense, Stepan Poltorak, made assurances …

  • Security Service of Ukraine detained the head of the Yavoriv military training area on suspicion of working for Russian intelligence

    The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) suspects the head of the Yavoriv training range of working for the Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Russia. This is evidenced by the June 21st decision of the Shevchenkovsky district court of Kyiv, where, at the investigator's request, a laptop, mobile phone, three DVD-ROMs, a flash drive were seized as evidence, along with a piece of paper with the inscription "quarto" and the phrase "on the order of …