Ukrainian Navy visited delegation of First Deputy Chief of the Defense Staff of the Armed Forces of Great Britain

31 Oct 2018 ID:3301 Переглядів:1,553

Today, October 31, Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine visited the delegation of the First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Defense Forces of Great Britain, General Sierra Gordon Messenger. The aim of the event is to maintain a high-level dialogue, discuss further directions of military cooperation and possible assistance from the British Government in developing the operational capabilities of the national fleet.

During the visit, General Sir Gordon Messenger met with the Commander of the Naval Armed Forces of Ukraine Admiral Igor Voronchenko. Representatives of two countries discussed the current situation in the Black and Azov Seas, the Strategy of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine – 2035 and the main ways of further fruitful cooperation. The foreign delegation visited the Training Center of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, where they became acquainted with the educational material base and the results of the work of the ORBITAL instructor group of the British Armed Forces at the Naval Institution, which constantly train and exchange experience with Ukrainian servicemen.

General Sir Gordon Messenger also inspected the Hetman Sagaidachn frigate and small armored artillery boats.

Press center of the Navy Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine