Poroshenko has promised an increase in military salaries

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The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the Ukrainian military salaries from 1 January will rise by 30% and reached 10 thousand hryvnia (about $ 350).

«Next year, an average of more than 30% will increase the size of cash security servicemen,» Poroshenko said in a live broadcast of channel five.

He noted that each contract employee’s first year of service from January 1, will receive about 10 000, that is $ 350.

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