The servicemen among the 57 people from the 22nd peacekeeping battalion and of the brigade “Moldova” participated in NATO exercises “Rapid Trident-2017” in Ukraine. They went to the town of Yavoriv, Lviv region, where soldiers from 14 countries will hold exercises from 7 to 23 September.
Thus, the military has ignored the statement of the President Igor Dodon, the prohibition to participate in the exercise of the military Alliance. Dodon stressed the country’s neutral status and the fact that the issue of participation in the exercises has not been agreed with the Supreme Commander. The actions of the government decree it was suspended.