The new rules on military registration also apply to pregnant women and women with young children. Work on the implementation of the order of the Ministry of Defense will be carried out until the end of 2022, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine explains on Facebook.
"Pregnant women and / or those with young children are also registered for military service," the message says.
The Ministry of Defense notes that, as in the case of men, health and family circumstances will be taken into account for women.
The ministry said that work on the implementation of the order on military registration of women is planned until the end of 2022.
"Until the end of 2022, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine will analyze changes in the number of women liable for military service," the press service added.
On December 17, a decree came into force in Ukraine, according to which women of most widespread professions will now be obliged to become military registration.
Such obligations apply to women whose profession is included in the expanded list, as well as if they are suitable for military service for health reasons and age (from 18 to 60 years).