Marines of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine will participate in the next phase of multinational training “Platinum Eagle”

9 Sep 2019 ID:4918 Переглядів:230

The Marines of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine will participate in the next phase of the multinational Platinum Eagle training, which will take place within the framework of the training activities of the Black Sea region’s Rotary Forces. The training will last for two weeks at the Babadag training ground (Romania), with the aim of conducting a multinational ground-based security operation in the crisis region.
The units are now arriving at the venue and tomorrow’s grand opening ceremony will begin. Traditionally, Ukraine will be represented by the Marines of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. In total, more than 300 military personnel from six participating countries will participate in multinational exercises: Bulgaria, Georgia, Moldova, Romania, the United States and Ukraine.
Within two weeks, participants will complete maneuvering, defense and offensive operations, patrolling, raid operations and more. It is important to note that all elements will be honored within multinational groups and in accordance with NATO standards.
It should be reminded that the first phase of international exercises took place at the beginning of March this year. In general, the Platinum Eagle multinational exercises since 2017 is an updated format of the Platinum Lynx international maneuvers in which representatives of the Ukrainian Navy participate on an ongoing basis.

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