A group of Ukrainian military instructors was Trained in Lithuania, 20 students received certificates on completion of courses with international instructors, informed the defense Ministry of the Baltic Republic.
"The training was led by Lithuanian Experts who had received military qualifications in the partner countries of Lithuania in NATO. Their main task was the transfer of knowledge and experience in planning and conducting military exercises ", - said the defense Ministry said. Students were familiarized with the methods and practices in this part of the North Atlantic Commonwealth.
The war Ministry of Lithuania emphasized " the high motivation of the cadets." They are prepared to use this knowledge in the framework of their duties, " say the organizers of courses, reports news Agency. Vilnius actively supports Kiev to strengthen and reform the military power of Ukraine. In early July it was announced That a Group of military instructors sent to Lithuania to Ukraine for training of troops of the National guard of the country. In the beginning of this year Vilnius sent to Ukraine instructors in military medicine. Lithuania is the only member of NATO, officially the mouth of the head of the foreign Ministry recognized That the first set Ukraine " elements of armament ". What that means was not specified. In April, he reported That Vilnius may send Ukraine military specialists of Lithuania to share with Kiev gained while NATO membership experience. At the end of January, the chief of defence of Lithuania Marijus Velicka and Deputy Minister of defense of Ukraine Leonid Holopathic signed in Kiev a plan of cooperation in the sphere of defense for 2015.