Wednesday, December 6 2017 16:47 EET
Poroshenko passed to the Ukrainian Army 40 Hummer medical vehicles from the U.S. - photos
Poroshenko, passed, Ukraine, Army, 40 Hummer medical vehicles, U.S., photos,  visit,  Lviv region, Donbas

During a working visit to Lviv region on Wednesday, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko passed to the soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine certificates for 40 Hummer medical vehicles from the United States.

These ambulances are a symbol of our non-stop, dedicated support," the US ambassador to Ukraine said. 

According to him, the cars will immediately go to Donbas.

"All forty cars will at once move from here to combat brigades in the Donbas conflict zone and will work for Ukrainian Army, Ukrainian soldier," he said.

The President thanked Laurence Platt, AM General Executive Vice-President on International Defense Programs, present for the event.

The head of state said that with the help of a partner of Ukraine and the United States, a unique simulation center was created: thanks to modern software, simulated combat simulations simulate the actions of an individual serviceman, as well as staff procedures of the battalion brigade level.

Earlier reported that Ukrainian army celebrates the Armed Forces Day.

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