While on a working trip to Lviv region the President of Ukraine once again was profuse in praise of the Armed forces Nezalezhnosti. Once compliments were voiced at the district center of Brody during the opening ceremony of the plant “Elektrokontakt Ukraina”.
Journalists accredited to cover the details of your stay in the region, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko before this happened a little jittery. Their bus in the city centre – the building of the regional state administration – has suddenly got in an accident. Suffered from a collision with a vehicle the KIA Optima, which serves the… of the Chairman of the Lviv regional Council Alexander Guanosine.
The driver of the bus with journalists justifies hitting the official vehicle of Mr. Hanusin the fact that the car was parked close to the bus driver, giving back, just have not seen KIA.
In the end the drivers without the mediation of the police agreed on the issue of compensation for damage to car damage.
These days in the Lviv region there is a high concentration of senior officers from the member States of NATO.
Yesterday the head of the National Academy of land forces of Armed forces of Ukraine the General-the Lieutenant Pavel Tkachuk announced the arrival of the Lviv group of officers and generals of the Polish army headed by chief of staff General-Lieutenant Leszek Zurawski. Members of the delegation acquainted with the specific activities of the Academy. Hetman Petro Sahaidachny and the International centre for peacekeeping and security (that is the former jaworowski polygon of the Carpathian military district of the Soviet Army).
The day before, he reminded Tkachuk in Facebook, in the solemn ritual of making the freshmen of the National Academy of the Military Oath of allegiance to the Ukrainian people took part delegation of the armed forces of the United States, Canada, the UK, the Republic of Poland and Republic of Lithuania.
On Wednesday, before flying to the region of Petro Poroshenko with Leszek Zurawski met the head of the General staff – commander-in-chief of the armed forces Victor Majenko. The two generals discussed “the potential threat from the Russian-Belarusian exercises “West-2017” and developed a joint plan in case of “unexpected situations”. At today’s meeting of Poroshenko with NATO generals will be raised the question about the possibility of transfer to Ukraine of modern weapons of the Alliance, which, in particular, at the present time at an accelerated rate is provided by Poland. “Just share” with the Ukrainian neighbor received “Novem”, the General said Surawski, it is impossible. This will require the consent of the other members of NATO and the countries cooperating with the Alliance.
“Our allies can always count on the assistance of Poland – said Leszek Zurawski. And Ukraine is such an ally.”