Ukraine's Special Operations Forces are to become compatible with these of the NATO. Viktor Muzhenko, the Chief of the General Staff of Ukraine's Armed Forces posted that on Facebook. According to him, the respective agreement was made during his negotiations with NATO Special Operations Commander, Vice Admiral of the U.S. Navy Colin J. Kilrain.
'The Special Operations Forces of the Ukrainian Army will be compatible with the SOF of the NATO. Me and Colin Kilrain, the Commander of the Special Operations Forces of the NATO, agreed to boost the cooperation so as to develop our Special Ops', he wrote.
The special operations forces are a detached branch of the Armed Forces, which comprises of well-equipped and motivated troops; they are effective in sabotage and reconnaissance behind the enemy lines, fit for the partisan warfare in the enemy-held territories and capable of releasing or capturing VIPs.