Today, work of USS Ross and the assault landing ship Whidbey Island will be demonstrated in the framework of the mediaday of the marine component of multinational exercises Sea Breeze 2016. This was reported by the correspondent of "112 Ukraine" TV channel.
"Mediaday will begin at 10 am. According to the State Border Service, the first phase of the naval exercises is completed now, the ship-boat personnel of marine guard worked all activities with the overall grade of "good". "The training will last until the end of July, and not only American ship, but the ship and other countries are going to arrive in the framework of the exercise on the territory of the port of Odessa will", - told the correspondent.
The day before the Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic integration of Ukraine Ivan Klympush-Tsintsadze, Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, Minister of Defense of the Republic of Moldova Anatolie Salaru visited the destroyer Ross as part of celebrations to mark the opening of the active phase.
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Multinational exercises "Sea Breeze 2016" kicked off on 18 July. The exercises are carried out on the territory of Odesa and Mykolaiv regions, as well as in the north-western part of the Black Sea. The subject of the exercises is conducting multinational security operations in a crisis region.