Mykola Chechotkin noted that he appreciated the constructive attitude of the State of Israel to cooperate with Ukraine in the field of emergency response and elimination of their consequences.
“The Joint Declaration of Intent for Cooperation in the field of Prevention of the Emergency and the Elimination of their Consequences is a continuation of the bilateral cooperation signed on May 15, 2017, and we look forward to its further development, as the interaction between our countries in the area of emergency response is a matter for us and the current direction, ”he said.
Mykola Chechetkin also stressed that the meetings on the security of the Hasidic pilgrimage to Uman have already become traditional and testify to the stability and deepening of cooperation.
In his turn, the Head of the Main Department of the SESU in Cherkasy region Victor Hvozd presented delegations of the State of Israel. Based on last year's experience. Security will be provided by 114 personnel and 26 vehicles of the SES units.
"There will be stationary posts on fire trucks, mobile walking doses, a diving and rescue post, as well as covering the main routes of pilgrims arriving to Uman by post on special rescue vehicles," he said.
We will also remind that in the period from September 23 to October 4, the units of Cherkasy garrison will carry out the service in the enhanced mode, and to solve the issues of emergency sanitation a helicopter of the SES of Ukraine in the medical variant will be involved.