Muzhenko: NATO experts involved in developing army concept until 2020
NATO experts are engaged in drafting the concept for the development of the Armed Forces of Ukraine until 2020, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko wrote on Facebook.
"For the first time in the history of Ukraine, foreign specialists are engaged in a procees of drafting such an important document. In particular, it's the NATO Liaison office, since the introduction of relevant standards is among the main directions of development of the national army," Muzhenko said during a founding meeting with national experts, representatives of scientific institutions, public organizations and volunteers.
Muzhenko said that the country will use both Ukrainian and the best international experience while drafting the Concept.
NATO to discuss reform of Ukrainian ArmyAs UNIAN reported earlier, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, along with NATO, was planning to complete drafting the concept of reforming the Ukrainian army before the end of the year.