Zelensky proposed to increase the Ukrainian army
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky proposed to increase the size of the country's armed forces. This is reported by TASS with reference to this bill.
In addition, the Ukrainian head introduced a bill on the foundations of national resistance to the country's parliament. An increase in the number of the armed forces of Ukraine will be required in connection with the adoption of the aforementioned law. The corresponding bills No. 5557 and No. 5558 were initiated by Zelensky.
At the moment, there are no details related to changes in the structure of the Ukrainian army.
Earlier, Zelensky extended sanctions against Russian media for three years. According to the document, 138 Russian and Ukrainian legal entities were included in the list of legal entities against which the sanctions are being extended for another three years.
In addition, Zelensky announced the consequences of the escalation of the conflict in Donbass. The Ukrainian leader clarified that Western countries have recently expressed concern about the alleged intensification of “aggressive actions” by Russia in Ukraine.