At the Yavoriv military polygon in Lviv region the Ukrainian-American command post exercise “Rapid Trident – 2018”. This was reported on the page of exercises in Facebook.
Rapid Trident – 2018 are General land exercises of the units of AFU, National guard of Ukraine, the State border service of Ukraine and the State security Department military units of foreign States.
In the exercise involved military units in 10 countries-NATO members and 4 partner countries of NATO, namely Ukraine, USA, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, great Britain, Georgia, Denmark, Canada, Lithuania, Moldova, Germany, Romania, Poland, Turkey. Also in the current Rapid Trident – 2018 include military personnel of the multinational Lithuanian-Polish-Ukrainian brigade named after the great Hetman Constantine Ostrog.
Overall, the exercises involved more than 350 pieces of equipment 2200 soldiers who trained at one of the largest in Europe Yavoriv military training ground. The training will last 2 weeks (until 15 September inclusive) and will consist of two phases – command and field.
During this time the Ukrainian military and their colleagues from partner countries will fulfill a number of tasks both military logistics and humanitarian nature.