Odesa hosts Sea Breeze 2017 initial planning conference. Its participants discuss topic, scenario of manoeuvres, personnel involved, exercise sites, etc.
The representatives of about 10 countries attend the conference; meanwhile, more than 15 countries are expected to participate in the manoeuvres. The manoeuvres will traditionally cover naval, land, and air components.
“We are sure this exercise will be useful for national fleet, contribute to stability and security in the region. Participation in Sea Breeze will foster enhancing our combat capabilities,” said Deputy Chief of Staff of Navy Capt 1st Rank Andriy Ryzhneko.