Ukraine and Germany in the framework of provedennyh joint staff talks discussed regional security, implementation of the tasks of defence reform and the strategic aspects of military policy.

As the press service of the defense Ministry, the Ukrainian-German staff talks were held in Kiev in the framework of the development of military-political cooperation of Germany under the leadership of the Director of the Department of military policy, strategic planning and international cooperation of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine Oleg Melikhov and Director, Department of international security policy and bilateral relations of Germany Brigadier General Wolfgang Olya.

“The German side stated that the position of Germany concerning the support of Ukraine in modern security terms, expressed readiness to develop cooperation in military-political, military spheres and in the sphere of military education and military medical facilities”, – stated in the message.

During the event, the sides discussed regional security issues, the status of implementation of the tasks of defence reform, strategic aspects, military policy, taking into account developments in the security environment, and identified the priority areas of bilateral cooperation in the near future.