The delegation, headed by Hodges called for the sector, “Mariupol”, he promised to continue to help the APU

Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

Photo: the headquarters of the ATO


Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

Photo: the headquarters of the ATO


Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

Photo: the headquarters of the ATO


Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

Photo: the headquarters of the ATO


Делегация во главе с Ходжесом посетила сектор "Мариуполь", он пообещал и дальше помогать ВСУ

The delegation of command of land forces of the United States in Europe led by the commander Lieutenant General Frederick Ben Hodges has visited the tactical grouping of Mariupol in Eastern Ukraine on August 28. In the result it was observed that the Armed forces of the United States will continue to assist the Ukrainian army. About it reported a press-the officer of sector of “Mariupol” Ivan Chmil, reports the headquarters of the ATO.

“When we remember our dead and wounded comrades, we understand that we have to get ready to perform their tasks more efficiently and to put considerable demands on the training of young military men, for whom the future of the army. Therefore, the Armed forces of the United States will continue to provide assistance to the Ukrainian army,” – said Hodges.

The delegation visited one of the artillery units of the APU and one of the mobile hospitals.

Representatives of the U.S. troops reported the violation of the Minsk agreements by the enemy and provided evidence of this.

“In addition, it is proved that the Russian military command and representatives of the defense industry of the aggressor state are actively using the war zone as a testing ground for new models of weapons and military equipment, using them against the Ukrainian military and the civilian population. To get these managed, including through the stations counterbattery ANTPQ-36, which entered service with the Ukrainian Armed forces as military-technical assistance from the US government this year”, – stated in the message.

It was noted that during attacks is vital in the first minutes or seconds after injury to provide medical-sanitary help. In such cases it is necessary equipped vehicles and equipment.

It is shown that the working meeting took part the head of the ATU in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions Lieutenant General Ruslan Homchak, the head of the Joint centre on control and coordination from the Ukrainian side, major-General Borys Kremenetsky, the command of the tactical group “Mariupol” and representatives of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine.

Earlier, Hodges said that the US intends to expand the training of Ukrainian military and to train not only the soldiers of the National guard of Ukraine, but also the regular army of the country.

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