On the general range "Wide Lang" which is located near Nikolaev, within Ukrainian - the American doctrines with attraction of other countries "Xi Briz - 2008" with the participation of staff of the general peacekeeping battalion classes in working off of skills of the organization and carrying out humanitarian operations came to the end. About it reports a press - service of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine.
Divisions of marines of Voyenno were a part of the general division - naval forces and airmobile armies of Land forces of VS of Ukraine, a platoon of marines of armed forces of Georgia and an infantry platoon of Army of the Republic of Macedonia.
Within a week of division of a coastal component of the doctrines "Xi Briz — 2008" took part in occupations on fire, vozdushno - landing, sea preparation. Besides, divisions of the Ukrainian airmobile armies and desantno - assault divisions of marines executed parachute jumps.
On several educational places the military personnel fulfilled interaction during evacuation of the conditionally wounded. The Georgian military shared with the colleagues own experience of work on the block - posts, and Macedonians on вододроме to the range "Wide Lang" examined the Ukrainian military equipment. In particular, subordinates of the lieutenant Jovica Martynovich from a platoon of Macedonian army had opportunity to execute exercise on the armored personnel carrier-80.
In turn, the Ukrainian marines under the leadership of the captain Oleg Savinov gave classes in conditional release of "hostages" and destruction of "terrorists".
- Ukraine, as well as other NATO member states and the countries - partners, receives huge advantage of the participation in partnership actions within the doctrines "Xi Briz — 2008" as they answer both national, and to common interests of these countries, - the commander of a multinational battalion lieutenant colonel Sergey Steshenko noted.
The Ukrainian officer also expressed confidence that close cooperation between the Ukrainian and foreign military personnel will promote realization of the main strategic objective of our state - integration into the European community.