Ukrainian Marines were held in Bulgaria exercises by NATO standards

In the framework of the multinational exercise “platinum lion-2017” (Bulgaria) Ukrainian Marines have fulfilled the task of offensive operations and destruction of the strongholds of the enemy. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine.

Reportedly, the Marines of naval forces of VSU participated in the multinational exercise “platinum lion-2017”.

“The purpose of the participation of Ukrainian “black berets” – the skills of joint action in multinational units in accordance with NATO standards”, – stated in the message.


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In the framework of the exercise the soldiers of the participating countries also conducted a RAID action, patrolling the location on the terrain, orienteering, the assault and clearing of the settlement.

“In addition, the Ukrainian military were involved in the courses, adjustments, and call-fire, worked out the standards for radiation, chemical and biological protection, as well as elements of tactical medicine,” – noted in the defense Ministry.

Recall that in the international exercise “Rapid trident-2017”, which will begin in Lviv region in early September, will take part more than 2,5 thousand troops from Ukraine and 14 countries, said defense Minister Stepan Poltorak.