Multinational military exercises involving Ukraine begin in Poland

On 5 November the multinational “Maple Arch 2017” military exercises began in Poland. According to the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense, Ukrainian soldiers are participating in the drills.

Overall, the maneuvers will involve more than 460 military personnel from four countries.

“In Poland at the Dęba Land Forces Training Center, involving more than 460 military personnel from the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Canada, Poland and Lithuania, the opening ceremony of the Maple Arch 2017 multinational command and staff exercises took place” the report states.

In the exercises which will last until 16 November, Ukraine will be represented by the 80th and 95th Airmobile Brigades, as well as the command of the Airmobile Forces.

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