Today, on July 15, in the Nikolaev area on the general range "Wide Lang" the opening ceremony of an overland component bilateral Ukrainian - American voyenno - sea doctrines with the invitation of other countries "Xi Briz - 2008" took place. About it reports a press - service of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine.
Staff of the general battalion which part divisions of marines of Naval Forces of Ukraine and airmobile armies of VS of Ukraine were, a platoon of marines of Armed forces of Georgia and an infantry platoon of Army of the Republic of Macedonia heads of doctrines - the First Deputy commander Voyenno - naval forces of VS of Ukraine vice-the admiral Victor Maksimov and the commander of group of a special purpose of Naval Forces of the USA counter - the admiral John Moore, and also the acting as the vice-chairman of the Nikolaev regional state administration Dmitry Oboronko congratulated.
The First Deputy commander Voyenno - naval forces of VS of Ukraine vice-the admiral Victor Maksimov it noted that the peacekeeping doctrines "Xi Briz-2008" is directed on achievement of mutual understanding between the military personnel of many countries for the general performance of peacekeeping missions.
According to executing, duties of the vice-chairman of the Nikolaev regional public administration Dmitry Oboronko, inhabitants of area welcome traditional carrying out doctrines in the territory of area and considers that it promotes building confidence in Ukraine as to the state, confidence-building and partnership between the people.
- The area power accurately realizes, what big responsibility it bears in connection with carrying out in the territory of area of these doctrines. However, we are glad to welcome guests from the friendly countries and we hope that all tasks which will be put during maneuvers, will be executed at high level. And the Ukrainian military will gain for themselves necessary experience, - he emphasized.
For this week in Wide Lang the general actions will be fulfilled, will be is carried out occupations on fire, vozdushno - landing, sea landing preparation and so forth.Divisions of the Ukrainian airmobile armies and desantno - assault divisions of marines will carry out parachute jumps.