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Azerbaijani military men attend “Shield of Peace-2005” trainings in Crimea

04 August 2005 [09:16] - TODAY.AZ
Sea phase “Shield of Peace-2005” international trainings started in the military polygon of Crimea peninsula.
According to Ukraine bureau of APA, the trainings involved two landing ships of Navy Forces of Ukraine, rescuers boat, rescuing tug-bout and detachment of marines, the USA detachment of marines, a platoon of military men of Georgian Armed Forces and Azerbaijani military men.

“Shield of Peace-2005” trainings which are to end on 13 August is held in the program of “Partnership for peace”.

The first command-headquarters phase of the trainings which involved 750 military men from 22 countries was held in Kiev on 13-25 July.

These trainings are held with the participation of military men from other states in accordance with bilateral cooperation treaty signed between the defense boards of the USA and Ukraine.

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