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Ministers of Defense of Ukraine and Canada visit military training field in Western Ukraine

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Earlier this week Canada's Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan and other Canadian officials travelled to western Ukrainian region of Lviv. As part of the official program Canadian delegation visited International peacekeeping and security centre in Yavoriv, where Canadian troops train Ukrainian soldiers During the visit The Minister of Defence of Ukraine joined the Canadian delegation and thanked for their continued support of the Ukrainian army: Stepan Poltorak, Minister of Defence of Ukraine: “I would like to thank the ambassador – Mr. Vaschuk, for his continued support of Ukraine during our current problems. I would like to say that the work between our two ministries, which we currently do, will improve and increase.” Apart from observing the exercises, both Canadian and Ukrainian delegations attended a simulation of combat life-saving practice performed by the Ukrainian soldiers. This was done after the troops completed a 5-day course delivered by the Canadian combat medics. Following the practice we spoke to one of the instructors: Sergeant Gauthier, senior medical instructor: “They did very well, seriously. They know exactly what they have to do, the good moment and seriously I’m very comfortable to be treated to one of those guys for sure.” After the exercises there was an official ceremony, where Minister of Defence of Ukraine awarded medals to both – Ukrainian and Canadian soldiers for their service to Ukraine. This joint service was also recognized by the Canadian Minister of National Defence. Harjit Sajjan, Canada's Minister of National Defence: “The unique relationship that Canada and Ukraine have - it's not just between the two nations and it's not just word. Our soldiers, who are working together - you can see that relationship alive. There is no greater relationship, when two militaries can work together and train together.” With Russia's ongoing aggression in eastern Ukraine, Canada's continued cooperation with the Ukrainian armed forces is a crucial element in the fight against the Kremlin. This is Volodymyr Solohub and Orest Malkut reporting from Lviv region for Ukraine Today. Earlier this week Canada's Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan and other Canadian officials travelled to western Ukrainian region of Lviv. As part of the official program Canadian delegation visited International peacekeeping and security centre in Yavoriv, where Canadian troops train Ukrainian soldiers During the visit The Minister of Defence of Ukraine joined the Canadian delegation and thanked for their continued support of the Ukrainian army: Stepan Poltorak, Minister of Defence of Ukraine: “I would like to thank the ambassador – Mr. Vaschuk, for his continued support of Ukraine during our current problems. I would like to say that the work between our two ministries, which we currently do, will improve and increase.” Apart from observing the exercises, both Canadian and Ukrainian delegations attended a simulation of combat life-saving practice performed by the Ukrainian soldiers. This was done after the troops completed a 5-day course delivered by the Canadian combat medics. Following the practice we spoke to one of the instructors: Sergeant Gauthier, senior medical instructor: “They did very well, seriously. They know exactly what they have to do, the good moment and seriously I’m very comfortable to be treated to one of those guys for sure.” After the exercises there was an official ceremony, where Minister of Defence of Ukraine awarded medals to both – Ukrainian and Canadian soldiers for their service to Ukraine. This joint service was also recognized by the Canadian Minister of National Defence. Harjit Sajjan, Canada's Minister of National Defence: “The unique relationship that Canada and Ukraine have - it's not just between the two nations and it's not just word. Our soldiers, who are working together - you can see that relationship alive. There is no greater relationship, when two militaries can work together and train together.” With Russia's ongoing aggression in eastern Ukraine, Canada's continued cooperation with the Ukrainian armed forces is a crucial element in the fight against the Kremlin. This is Volodymyr Solohub and Orest Malkut reporting from Lviv region for Ukraine Today. Check out our website: http://uatoday.tv Facebook: https://facebook.com/uatodaytv Twitter: https://twitter.com/uatodaytv
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Text Comments (17)
Wade White (4 days ago)
Don't tell the Joneses; (laugh)!
Wade White (4 days ago)
racism, ramped sir. wake up!
Hahah Canada is so fucked to have indian streetshitters for politicians
antonia banoczi (1 year ago)
Who give permission to the canadian Goverment to train ukrainan troops against Russia? Who is paying For that? Why not going Canada against Isis?
Christopher Toledo (1 year ago)
well 👋 there mr antonia banoczi are you from Canada or America And now it seems your country o' Was support from the Ukraine army 👉 now they against pro russia or pro militia put on the comment below
fedorov2002 (1 year ago)
Training to kill people, including civilians from East Ukraine, more sufficiently? Or what?
Steve Robinson (1 year ago)
And the insurgents have no Russian instructors showing them exactly the same thing?  Come on... be realistic.
fedorov2002 (1 year ago)
Yep, and this jerk in turban will teach them how to shell more and more civilians from Donetsk and Lugansk more accurately
Steve Robinson (1 year ago)
The Ukrainian military could just sit back and shell Donetsk and Lugansk. I think they've shown amazing restraint.
OceanBlue (1 year ago)
A Poonjabi man in the snow of the Ukraine looks totally out of place!
Mayank Nagpal (2 months ago)
Ставрос Новороссия hahahah 😂😂
Hahah he will adopt and turn into a viking after 100 generations
Rhyme905 (1 year ago)
Canada has tons of snow dumbfuck! and he is a MP from Canada, so it makes perfect sense.
Wade White (2 years ago)
Love you two! happy Halloween!
SithSereyPheap1 (2 years ago)
Safe travel Minister Harjit and greeting from Cambodia !
ricijs2000 (2 years ago)
i wish our minister of defense looked so cool our is just a freaking white dude whos a former weight lifter sigh.......and no he does not lift bro
Andrey Leurossa (2 years ago)
+ricijs2000 t0welhead

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