More than 3.7 thousands of Ukrainian soldiers who participated in military actions in the Donbass, passed psychological rehabilitation upon NATO, said the representative of the Alliance Emanuel Huntzinger reporters in Brussels on 6 December.
“We conducted three-day seminars on psychological rehabilitation for the Ukrainian military, who participated in the ATO, – quotes its “Interfax”. – We held them to 51 the Ukrainian village. All this passed 3746 rehabilitation of ATO participants”.
Zone anti-terrorist operation in Kiev called the South-Eastern part of Ukraine, bordering with Russia, where Ukrainian forces conduct the so-called anti-terrorist operation against the separatists self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk people’s republics, not tired to blame the support of Moscow. 2 November the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko announced that on the front of the Donbass from the Ukrainian side remained only contractors.
Huntzinger also noted that NATO since the mid 1990-ies is helping Ukraine on social adaptation of servicemen retired. “We help them to gain new knowledge, so they can find a new job. Provide courses in English language, economy, small businesses, graphic design, computer courses,” he said.
“We also take into account labor market data of certain regions. In Nikolaev, for example, we provide courses for drivers of boats,” – said the representative of NATO.
According to him, over the past 20 years such courses were nearly eight thousand of the Ukrainian military. “And more than 75% then you found the application of knowledge gained. We believe that this is a very high indicator”, – said Huntzinger.