Tuesday, June 28 2016 12:17 EEST
Ukrainian-American Rapid Trident-2016 drills start at Yavoriv polygon
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On June 27, the international military drills Rapid Trident-2016 started at the polygon of Yavoriv district in Lviv region. The complex events will be held during the next two weeks up to July, 8.

As the Rapid Trident – 2016’s page in a social network reads, more than 1,800 military personnel from 14 countries will participate in the drills.

Due to the drills, Lviv Garrison Commander has warned the locals about possible restricted movement of civilian traffic in some areas and asked to take these forced precautions into consideration.

Armored vehicles and helicopters are to be used during the drills. Moreover, they are going to hold range practice.

Local residents were asked to give up hiking in the woods for the next two weeks for safety reasons.

The first Ukrainian-American Rapid Trident drills were held in 2006. The aim of the military event is to prepare the troops for joint actions in groups of multinational forces.


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