Kiev approved the first five agreements on the enforcement of the Ukrainian army to NATO standards, said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine Viktoria Kushnir.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on December 23 last year made changes to 2 of the law of the country, renouncing non-aligned status of the country. The Ukrainian authorities believe that he could not guarantee the country's safety. Experts believe that Ukraine will not be able to qualify for membership in NATO in the next 20 years.
"experts working group (on the problems of improvement of system of material support In the Ministry of defence of Ukraine and General staff of the Ukrainian army - ed.) along with the Central office of Metrology and standardization of weapons, military power of Ukraine have agreed and adopted for use in the Ministry of defence of Ukraine the first five agreements on standardization in NATO," Kushnir said at a press conference on Tuesday.
in her expressions, approved the agreement relate to the standardization of the parameters of individual sewn soldiers. In addition, currently preparing for the approval of five agreements on standardization with NATO, said Kushnir.
former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said that Ukraine's accession to the Alliance, it will need to achieve a number of features, implementation of which will leave a large number of time. While NATO does not accept countries that have territorial discussions, and Ukraine claims to the Crimea, which became part of Russia following a referendum in March 2014.