Ukraine has started preparations for a joint U.S. multilateral military exercises “XI Briz-2019”. The exercises will be held in the North-Western part of the Black sea and on the territory of the Nikolaev, Kherson and Odessa region.
The international exercise will begin in July 2019 and will last a week. The military of the participating countries will undertake tasks at sea, land, air and under water.
The scenario, the enemy will try to block the exit from the Danube river to the Black sea. Maritime security will need to escort civilian cargo ships through the mouth of the Danube. From Ukraine, the exercise will involve nine ships of sea protection, helicopters and two aircraft.
Also the teachings provided artillery fire, the landing of special forces on the captured objects, diving training, exchange of experience of defending ships, the press service of the defense Ministry.