Minister of National Defence of Canada satisfied with cooperation with Armed Forces of Ukraine

2016-03-15 15:20:00 | ID: 18468

Tuesday, March 15. LVIV — At the International Center for Peacemaking and Safety (Yavoriv military training facility in the Lviv region), Minister of National Defence of Canada Mr. Harjit Singh Sajjan talked to Canadian military instructors who teach Ukrainian soldiers as a part of the Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine (JMTG-U).

Minister of National Defence of Canada said he is satisfied with the flow of cooperation between the Canadian and Ukrainian military instructors.

Mr. Harjit Singh Sajjan stressed the significance of experience exchange between the whole units of the two countries.

“This training is a mutual process, Canadian instructors teach Ukrainian soldiers, meanwhile being taught as well. Ukrainian militaries have a unique experience of modern warfare, sharing it generously with Canadian army,” Canadian Defence Minister said.

Minister of Defense of Ukraine General of the Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak handed departmental awards to best Canadian instructors training Ukrainian troops.