Britain to train thousands of Ukrainian soldiers

The UK will continue training Ukrainian soldiers until March 2017.

9 July 2016 16:50

This decision was taken by the Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister David Cameron on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Warsaw on July 8.

- President Poroshenko expressed gratitude to the Prime Minister David Cameron for Great Britain’s support, including training of thousands of Ukrainian soldiers, which is to continue in 2017 due to a new British commitment to teach a thousand military personnel until the end of March, reads a statement.

On July, 7-9 the Polish capital holds an expert forum of the Warsaw NATO summit attended by the Presidential Commissioner on the Affairs of the Crimean Tatar People in Ukraine, Mustafa Dzhemilev and Head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People Refat Chubarov. Ukraine’s MPs represent at the forum the interests of Ukraine and the indigenous people of Crimea - Crimean Tatars.

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