Minister of Defence of Ukraine General of the
Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak
and Minister of National Defence of Romania Mr Mihnea Motoc held a meeting
to continue a dialog and define the present and prospects
of defence cooperation and signed a Joint Statement.
The Statement says the defence ministers reaffirmed
allegiance of Ukraine and Romania to fundamental principles
of international law, respect of sovereignty and territorial
integrity of states and integrity of their borders.
Heads of delegations confirmed their readiness
to deepen cooperation in spheres of mutual interest
Joint participation in multinational projects;
Joint participation in troops training;
Cooperation in education and specialized training;
Cooperation in military medical sphere; and
Military and technical cooperation.
The parties have agreed to continue dialog at the
level of Defence Ministers of Ukraine and Romania concerning bilateral
defence cooperation in 2017.