NATO standards military exercises launched in Ukraine

Strategic command and staff exercises "Spring Thunder - 2016" with the involvement of Ukrainian troops (armed forces) have started today.

Censor.NET reports referring to Ukrainian Armed Forces General Staff press service.

"In the course of the exercises, the troops will train to adequately respond to threats at all possible directions for reflecting a possible large-scale aggression and do territorial defense, movement and maneuver drills," press service notes.

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As noted, an important feature of the exercises is performing all activities within the new organizational structure adapted to NATO standards applied by the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the course of reforming.Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n381378