On October 30, 2019 Jens Stoltenberg, NATO Secretary General visited Naval Institute of NU«ОМА». During the presentation of the educational institution, Jens Stoltenberg was introduced to the history, facilities and scientific activity of the university.
Jens Stoltenberg personally expressed his desire to make a speech and communicate with cadets.
At the same time, a round table was held with the participation of representatives of the North Atlantic Council, led by Mircea Geoană, NATO Deputy Secretary General. He addressed the audience with gratitude for the hospitable reception and expressed his hope for fruitful cooperation.
Andriy Ryzhenko, Captain 1st rank, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Naval Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces of European Integration noted that such meeting was held for the first time in the history of the Navy due to the participation of the representatives of the Navy and Navy Command and cadets, who had an opportunity to ask questions to the representatives of the North Atlantic Alliance member states.
It is to be noted that event took place without translators and prospective officers showed not only their erudition and broad-based knowledge, but also their excellent level of English, which made a pleasant impression on the honored guests.