Since 2015 the term of military service will be 1.5 years. This was announced by Secretary of the National Security Council Alexander Turchinov, commenting on the decision to resume the call.
“We can not in terms of actual warfare limited to one year of the call. Our citizens will pryzyvatysya 1.5 years. An exception will be for those who at the time of the call will have higher education. These citizens service will be held for one year, “- he said. Besides age of conscription, according to Turchynov, increased to 20 years, that is subject to appeal young people aged 20 to 27 years.
“Without a doubt, this is difficult and responsible decisions, but they strengthen our defense,” – he said.