Universal Military Exercise Saber guardian / Rapid Trident - 2015, will be held July 20-31 Jaworski on the ground in Lviv region in Western Ukraine.
As said the Deputy defense Minister of Ukraine on European integration, Igor Dolgov, to participate in more military exercises will come from the US, have confirmed their participation in combat troops five NATO countries (the UK, Poland, Bulgaria, Romania, Lithuania) and Georgia. From the Ukrainian side, the exercise will involve about 800 soldiers, presumably the same military will come from other countries.
Exercises designed to develop and strengthen cooperation between the armed forces of Ukraine and other countries. In prosesi Tuesday Ukraine was visited by Military experts from Canada and the USA to assess the learning capabilities of the Ukrainian military in the framework of the planned exercises. Military experts also give a positive assessment of the conditions for enabling the exercise.
The annual Exercise Saber guardian / Rapid Trident in Ukraine are held with the participation of the offices of Ukraine, the United States and several other NATO countries and the former USSR. In 2014 participated in about 1, 3 thousand soldiers from fifteen countries.
As was announced before, it is assumed in November to lengthen the program of training of Ukrainian soldiers. In this regard, Ukraine periodically attend American high-ranking Military officials. Spring, the U.S. Military began training fighters of the Ukrainian National guard. General Military instructors are members of the 173rd airborne brigade of the US army based in Vicenza (Italy).