Delegations of the Naval Forces of Ukraine and Romania discussed the development of bilateral cooperation

4 Sep 2019 ID:4883 Переглядів:542

Today, September 04, during the Ukrainian-Romanian Riveraine 2019 training, an annual cross-border meeting of delegations of commanders of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the Naval Forces of Romania took place. The purpose of the event was to discuss topical issues of regional security, to develop cooperation in the Black Sea region, to identify priority areas for bilateral military cooperation. The delegations of the parties were headed, respectively, by the Commander of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Admiral Ihor Voronchenko, and Chief of the General Staff of the Naval Forces of Romania, Admiral Alexander Mirsch.

In the context of pursuing common missions to meet today’s security challenges, maintaining and developing military co-operation between NATO naval forces is very important. During the meeting, the parties discussed a number of important issues related to the current regional security system, participation in international exercises, maintenance and development of military cooperation, internships of Ukrainian cadets on the ships of the Romanian Armed Forces and further implementation of exchange of experience.

It should be noted that bilateral Ukrainian-Romanian Riveraine exercises have been conducted for the second year in a row between the Naval Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and the Naval Forces of the Romanian Armed Forces, where the parties are working out joint actions of the tactical groups in the water area of ​​the Danube to increase the level of their Danube capabilities.

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