National Guard

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The National Guard of Ukraine (Національна гвардія України) is national gendarmerie force serving under Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine. The branch was originally created in 1991, later disbanded due to money issues and its soldiers transferred into Internal Troops of Ukraine. In 2014, National Guard was renewed to counter Russian aggression and Internal Troops disbanded due to actions during EuroMaidan Revolution.

Volunteer Units

Regular Units

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Detachment Vega

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2nd Galician Brigade

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8th Kalinovsky Regiment

13th Battalion

32th Battalion

40th Regiment

45th Regiment

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50th Regiment

1st Presidential Brigade

25th Brigade

25th Battalion

27th Brigade

75th Battalion

12th Battalion

14th Battalion

16th Regiment

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21th Brigade

26th Battalion

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Detachment Ares

3rd Brigade

5th Slabozhansky Brigade

11th Battalion

15th Regiment

18th Regiment

Detachment Odessa

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9th Regiment

16th Battalion

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19th Regiment

19th Battalion

23th Brigade

34th Battalion

49th Regiment

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Airguard formation

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Detachment Omega

Communications

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4th Rapid Response

Units of special protection

Following units are stationed around important state facilities across Ukraine or during diplomatic missions to protect important persons.

1st Regiment

1st Battalion

2nd Regiment

2nd Battalion

3rd Battalion

4th Regiment

4th Battalion

5th Battalion

22nd Brigade