Ukrainian Defense Ministry will not conduct 7th mobilization wave

Ukrainian Defense Ministry will not conduct 7th mobilization waveThe Ukrainian army has sufficient amount of contract servicemen, according to the office.

As for the moment there is no need in a regular mobilization wave, according to the message of the Ministry of Defense press service.

Ministry of Defense press service reported: "Since the beginning of the year about 53000 soldiers have already signed a contract with the Ukrainian army, 6000 of whom are officers. Several thousand people more have already passed an appropriate selection, and will sign the contract after undergoing the required training course.

"Thus, monthly 6000 contract servicemen on average join the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Given this trend, another 15000-18000 contract servicemen are planned to join until the end of the year, " it goes in a statement.

According to the department, the sixth wave was reported to be demobilized while another wave of conscripts will not be drafted.

The draft for a contract military service starts on October 4.
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