Practical phase of Rapid Trident 2018 international exercise starts in Lviv region. VIDEO

Rapid Trident-2018 international military drills - the largest joint land exercise of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and foreign army units - have proceeded to the practical phase.

The military will Thursday conduct joint maneuvers with live fire exercises at the Yavoriv training ground, TSN news agency says, Censor.NET reports citing UNIAN.

Ukrainian troops and military units of partner states will train to counteract armed aggression in a hybrid war.

The military will employ armored vehicles, conduct small arms fire training, and do sorties on military helicopters. A total of 2,500 troops from 14 countries are taking part in this year's Rapid Trident drills. Participating states are the UK, Canada, Georgia, Lithuania, Turkey, Poland, and Germany. The exercise will last for almost two weeks.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/v3084842