Ukraine’s Uneven Military Modernization

Reuben F. Johnson | 09/09/2021

Ukraine celebrated the 30th anniversary of its independence from the Soviet Union on Aug. 24. The event was marked by a military parade showing off the latest equipment. It also included aging equipment that will soon need to be replaced. Above, BTR-4 infantry fighting vehicles equipped with a domestic turret with a 30-mm cannon and Bar’er anti-tank missiles parade through Kyiv. Ukraine marked its 30th anniversary of independence late last month, a tumultuous period that has seen...

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