Battalion specializiruetsya on elimination of consequences of natural disasters
Hungary responded to the Ukrainian proposal and agreed to involve the multinational engineering battalion “TISA” for liquidation of consequences of floods in Western Ukraine. This battalion specializiruetsya on such issues.
This was announced by the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba.
He added that now diplomats are working with other countries and NATO to help victims of natural disasters Ukrainian regions.
“It should act true partners and good neighbors,” thanked Kuleba.
The Minister of foreign Affairs and trade of Hungary Peter Siarto noted that the members of the battalion are ready to go to the specified location if required by the Ukrainian government.
Engineering battalion “Tisa” on 15 November 2002 in Budapest the heads of the General staffs of the Hungarian and Romanian armies, the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic and Ukraine. The main tasks of the battalion: the evacuation of people, equipment and property involved in the rehabilitation of roads and clearing of debris, equipment and construction of temporary bridges, supply to the affected areas of drinking water and the like.