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Military engineers of national contingent successfully certified by KFOR leaders

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KOSOVO – The French military base Marechal de Lattre has hosted the riot control and free movement of forces trainings; the Ukrainian contingent has actively participated in them.

The exercises took place under the plan of combat training of the KFOR headquarters and evaluation of units’ actions. The personnel worked out the elements of free movement of peacekeeping forces and realization of technical and tactical skills of multinational units at the phase of regulation and control of aggressive crowd. Two hundred servicemen from French, Ukrainian, German and Moroccan contingents participated in trainings.

According to the plot, the street protests and demonstrations were beyond the control and had aggressive character with violence elements. The police could not control the situation and the peacekeeping units of multinational forces were involved in the event.

According to standard FOMD procedures, the Ukrainian military engineers involving the specially trained dog Lars checked the roadblocks and using the engineer vehicle IMR-2M cleared the blocked ways permitting the armored vehicles to support the personnel cut from the basic forces.

 

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