"Ukraine will continue to support efforts of coalition troops in Afghanistan", - Minister of Defense of Ukraine

2020-02-13 16:52:52 | ID: 55709

This was stressed by the Minister of Defense of Ukraine Andriy Zagorodnyuk during a meeting of the North Atlantic Council at the level of defense ministers of the contributor- states of the NATO Mission “Resolute support” in Afghanistan.

- Taking into account that the strong and self-sufficient national security and defense forces of the Republic of Afghanistan are an important element in achieving diplomatic success in Afghanistan, we will continue to contribute to our training and advisory efforts. Ukraine supports efforts of the coalition troops in the peaceful settlement of the conflict in Afghanistan through diplomatic ways, - noted Andriy Zagorodnyuk.

Minister of Defense of Ukraine also expressed words of gratitude to the partners for providing logistical support to Ukrainian personnel who are deployed to the Mission.