The delegation of firefighters from the Slovak Republic visits Zakarpattia Oblast
Published: 07.03.2019, 07:53
The delegation of the Slovak Republic, headed by the President of the Fire and Rescue Service of the Ministry of the Interior of the Slovak Republic, General Alexander Needly, is on a working visit in Zakarpattia Oblast.
Today, on March 6, foreign guests visited the 1st State Fire and Rescue Squad in Uzhgorod.
The Slovak delegation examined the equipment, fire and technical facilities and the outfit of local rescuers. Guests were interested to learn how firefighters are struggling with the elements and eliminate the consequences of natural and man-made emergencies. Foreign guests, as a gift, gave the Ukrainian emergency forces combat helmet.
During the meeting, the head of Zakarpattia rescuers Roman Gudak thanked the Slovak colleagues for their care and noted that this visit of distinguished guests to Ukraine would contribute to further international cooperation and exchange of experience between neighboring states.