On 6 April,
2015, Colonel General Stepan Poltorak,
Minister of Defense of Ukraine, held talks with representatives
of the Estonian Defense Ministry and expressed gratitude to the
Estonian Government and People for their assistance to Ukraine. Minister
stressed: “We’ve gained invaluable experience during combat operations and are
reforming the Ukrainian army. Thanks to patriotism and aid of the
international community, I’m confident and know Ukraine will never
be on knee, our army is capable to defeat the enemy’s
discussed the ongoing situation in east of Ukraine, defense industry
of Ukraine and the Estonian delegation shared experience on defense
General Riho Terras, Chief
of Defense of Estonia, gave a range of proposals concerning
further military cooperation, particularly, Estonian cyber protection experience.
is an outpost for Baltic countries and Europe on the aggressor’s
way to other European countries. Estonia supports sanctions against Russia
and is ready to support Ukrainians in their desire to live
in peace and liberty”, Lieutenant General Riho Terras remarked.
General Victor Muzhenko, Chief of General Staff,
stressed the Russian aggression was the challenge for Ukraine, Europe and
combat experience and we’re ready to share it with partners”, Colonel
General Victor Muzhenko noted.
the guests laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
in Kyiv Park of the Eternal Glory.