Ukrainian navy mulls purchase of U.S. military hardware
A delegation of the Ukrainian Navy led by Captain Mykhailo Pinkevych ended a visit to Washington on July 13.
The Ukrainian naval mariners visited the International Programs Office of the U.S. Navy and learned about the procedure for the procurement of military equipment, property and services for foreign countries. The delegates also discussed the fulfillment of current contracts for the purchase of military equipment and ammunition for the Ukrainian Navy, Interfax-Ukraine learned at the press center of the Naval Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The visit by the Ukrainian delegation was one from a list of planned events of international cooperation of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry and the Armed Forces of Ukraine for July-August 2010.