Defense Ministry to launch five NATO Trust Funds worth EUR 5.4 mln

12:40, 08 September 2015
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The Ministry of Defense of Ukraine is going to launch five NATO Trust Funds worth EUR 5.4 million, the press secretary of the Ministry of Defense Viktoria Kushnir said at a briefing on Tuesday, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

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"The trust funds will help NATO countries to assist the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the following areas: modernization of communication systems and automation worth more than EUR 2 million, reform of systems of logistics and standardization of the Ukrainian armed forces worth about EUR 1.2 million, physical rehabilitation and prosthetics of soldiers worth EUR 845,000, cyber defense worth EUR 815,000, as well as retraining and social adaptation of servicemen worth EUR 410,000," Kushnir said.

"The expenditure of funds for each project is agreed at the headquarters of the Alliance," she said.

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