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Ukrainian and Lithuanian Commanders-in-Chief hold talks in Kyiv
21.04.2015 | 09:16
Press-service of the Ministry of Defence

Ukrainian General Staff hosted the Lithuanian military delegation in Kyiv on Monday, April 20. Col. Gen. Viktor Muzhenko, Commander-in-Chief of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, and Maj. Gen. Jonas Vytautas Žukas, Commander-in-Chief of the Lithuanian Armed Forces, spoke about bilateral defence cooperation. Particularly, they discussed coordination issues and Ukraines support on the eve of meetings of EU-Ukraine Military Committee and NATO-Ukraine Military Committee and establishment of the joint LitPolUkrbrig. Col. Gen. Viktor Muzhenko thanked the Lithuanian Government and the Lithuanian people for their assistance.

During combat operations in Eastern Ukraine, weve gained invaluable experience how to oppose the aggression and are ready to share it with partners, Col. Gen. Viktor Muzhenko stressed. He also spoke about the ongoing situation in east of Ukraine.

The Ukrainian side presented its plans regarding a mid-term development of the Ukrainian army.

Maj. Gen. Jonas Vytautas Žukas underlined the readiness of his state to assist in treatment of the wounded in action.


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