Autumn military draft kicks off in Ukraine

18:35, 3 October 2017

Ukraine’s defense ministry announced the beginning of the military draft campaign. 

About 10,000 men will have joined the army by the end of November.  The enlistees must be from 20 to 26 years old and fit for military service. They should have complete secondary education and not be in follow-up by the police. 

After the draft, the enlisted soldiers will complete training course at training centers.