Today in the north-western Black Sea begin joint exercise Ukraine and the United States Navy “Sea Breeze 2014”.
The training will last three days. As the press service of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine, the purpose of education is “an international operation with installation and maintenance of maritime security zone in the crisis area.”
“Participants maneuvers at sea run for tasks such as learning to control the civilian shipping in certain areas, search and identify offending vessel, Inspection of operations, assisting a ship crashed and others,” – stated in the notice of the military departments.
This year it is planned that in addition to Ukraine and the United States in these twelve in a row exercises “Sea Breeze” will participate Spain, Canada, Romania and Turkey.
Georgia, Norway, Sweden and France sent troops as observers.