Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine General of the Army of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko and US Embassy to Ukraine Senior Defence Official and Defence Attaché Col. Thomas Wofford held talks in Kyiv.
The parties remarked positive and intensive progress of US-Ukraine bilateral military cooperation, Ukrainian army reforms in the context of provision of material and advisory assistance to Ukraine from the US Government. They also stressed on development of bilateral defence cooperation between the two countries in the future.
“The Ukrainian army demonstrates the progress in reforms and transfer to the NATO standards thanks to advisory support provided by the US advisers, including Ukrainian soldiers training conducted by the US instructors,” General Muzhenko stressed.
The Chief of General Staff also underscored the interest of the Ukrainian party in involvement of the US experts in activities aimed at strengthening the security of ammo depots, bases, and stockpiles.