More than a thousand reservists from 17 January, 30-day military training
In accordance with the plan of combat training, starting from January 17 on the basis of one of the mechanized brigades operational command of the “West” Land forces of the Armed forces of Ukraine will start training camp with the personnel of the operational reserve of the 1st queue, according to the Ministry of defense of Ukraine.
“The goal of the training is to acquire combat capabilities, improve combat capability of military units, in-depth military training of reservists who had been dismissed from the ranks of the APU, the transfer of military experience from reservists, soldiers who recently graduated from training centers, and come into the army”, – quotes nacodel the introduction of service in reserve of the Main Directorate of personnel of the General staff of the armed forces of Ukraine Colonel Mikhail Shcherbina, the press service of the defense Ministry Friday night.
The information States that the duration of fees will be 30 days . Charges are expected to attract more than a thousand soldiers – reservists. On arrival at the meeting, reservists receive military uniforms, weapons, protective equipment and will undergo training and combat coordination together with the team.
Separately M. Shcherbina made the emphasis on social safeguards for reservists. So, for all reservists who are called up for military training, including travel time to the venue and back, saved job, position and average wages at the enterprise. Each reservist to secure national insurance and free medical care.
“Thus, the total amount that will be received by the reservist for 2017 up to 30 days of training will be more than 8ths. UAH, which is almost twice more compared with the year 2016”, – noted in the defense Ministry.
The report also notes that in 2017 APU plan to increase the number of reservists, and to extend the intensity of training.
“The peculiarity of the training of reservists this year will be that part of the reservists of the most high-tech occupations requiring additional training, will be sent to training centres and training courses of the APU,” – said the press service of the defense Ministry of Ukraine.
As reported, at the beginning of September 2016, the General staff of the Armed forces of Ukraine created a military operational reserve of the 85 thousand people with combat experience and a high level of psychological readiness to defend the Ukrainian people. According to the General staff, in 2016 a large-scale training sessions with the participation of 10 thousand. reservists were held in 10 combat military units.