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    US Army Chief of Staff Meets With Ukrainian, Turkish Counterparts

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    US Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has met with his Turkish and Ukrainian counterparts on the sidelines of the Conference of European Armies (CEA) in Germany, according to a statement issued by the general on Wednesday.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — US Army Europe hosted the 24th annual CEA meeting, which brought together representatives from 38 nations.

    ​Milley said the event allowed partners to discuss challenges and strategies to deterring threats in Europe, outline priorities and talk about outcomes of the NATO Warsaw Summit that took place in July.

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