Defense Ministry: NATO standards prepared 28 units

Минобороны: По стандартам НАТО подготовлено 28 подразделений

In Ukraine there are instructors from Canada, Britain, USA, Lithuania and Poland.

In the Ukrainian army’s 28th combat units are trained according to NATO standards, the press service of the defense Ministry.

“According to NATO standards in the APU with the participation of instructors from Canada, Britain, USA, Lithuania and Poland prepared 28 full-fledged combat units,” – stated in the message.

It is noted that from the beginning of 2017 to the standards of the Alliance for the Armed forces prepared 297 instructors, and from the beginning of the military reform is about 1.2 thousand, about half of which – with participation of foreign instructors.

In addition, military educational institutions deployed and commissioned 22 integrated dynamic simulator for crews of tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and armored personnel carriers. In 2017 under the new standards, held 166 events of operational training and 184 of the main events of combat training. Landfills APU hosted 20 joint activities of operational and combat training.

As reported Корреспондент.netthis week in Kiev has opened a new space for the NATO mission in Ukraine, which will include an information office of the Alliance. The opening ceremony was attended by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.

Recall, NATO has provided Ukraine with almost 40 million euros. The funds will go to support cyber security and rehabilitation, command and control.

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