There is a rare for Ukraine current consensus assessment of the situation of our Armed Force. It is catastrophic. We have to understand that we have come very close to the point of complete failure for the Armed Forces to carry out their mission. It is time to develop our own version which would meet the capabilities of the state, the mentality of the people, and minimize all possible risks. We could take a combination of the Swiss model of organization units of reservists, Estonian version of voluntary paramilitary “Kaytselit”, and the Soviet system of civil defense.

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