Task force of ships-participants from Ukraine, the USA, Romania and Turkey conducted training on planning and conducting international Maritime operations to NATO standards in the framework of the Ukrainian-American exercises Sea Breeze-2015, informs the naval forces of Ukraine on Thursday.
The multinational Exercise Sea Breeze-2015 was launched in the Odessa region of Ukraine on August 31 and will run through September 12. The teachings that take place in the South of Ukraine, on Tuesday moved to the active phase, it will last until September eleven.
"Today, 10 September, a task force of ships-participants from Ukraine, the USA, Romania and Turkey conducted training on planning and conducting international Maritime operations to NATO standards. For example, when their participation was trained in organizing all kinds of defense in the sea, swimming in the orders, the coverage of the surface situation, the search for submarine ", - is informed in the report of the naval forces of Ukraine in Facebook.
A frigate of naval forces of Ukraine " Hetman Sahaidachny ", missile boat of the naval forces of Ukraine " Priluki ", ships of the Maritime border guard border guard service of Ukraine also performed artillery barrages on sea and air targets.
Inshore minesweeper naval forces of Ukraine "Genichesk" provided deployment, and tactical group of artillery boats of naval forces of Ukraine "Skadovsk" and patrol boat guards - fire support for amphibious assault exercises with medium landing ship "Kirovograd" on unequipped coast.
Aviation component provided training on air defense ships, carried out separate missions to support troops with the application of conventional missile and bomb attack on the basis of illegal military formations, performed anti-submarine tasks, and parachute landing of personnel of the marine corps.
take part in the exercises 2, 5 thousand soldiers not only from the U.S. and Ukraine, but also from Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Italy, UK, Romania, Sweden, Turkey and Moldova. Almost every third military is American troops. According to information from the Ministry of defence of Ukraine, the purpose of the exercise is to develop multi-national operations to maintain security in the crisis region.