Ukraine Conducts Joint Military Exercises With NATO Nations: Rapid Trident

Ukraine has launched annual joint military exercise named Rapid Trident with the United States and other NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) member countries. The exercise will place in the western Ukrainian village of Starychi. Its main goal is to practice countering armed aggression in conditions of the hybrid war. 
It is being conducted week before Russia holds its biggest military exercise Vostok-2018 since the Cold War, in the eastern part of the country and with the participation of China and Mongolia. The exercise is composed of multinational, brigade-level, computer-assisted command post exercise, that is integrated with battalion-level field training exercise and platoon-level situational training exercise. 

Source- ANI News

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018- 
  • Ukraine Capital: Kiev, Currency: Ukrainian hryvnia.