Major General (ret.) Volodymyr Havrylov served as Defense Attaché at the Ukrainian Embassy to the United States in 2015–2018. He is currently a Director of the Veterans Dozen Foundation and serves on the Board of Advisors to the U.S.-Ukraine Foundation.
The Russian military buildup along the Ukrainian border in March–May 2021 was another reminder of Ukraine’s urgent need to reform its defense and security sector. And yet, despite the continued