10 thousand Ukrainian servicemen will be trained in the UK. This was stated by British Defense Secretary Ben Wallace during his speech in the British Parliament.
The official noted that the first rotation of the Ukrainian military has already arrived at the British training grounds.
"Today I am pleased to provide the House of Representatives with additional information on the UK-led training program for the Ukrainian armed forces, which the Prime Minister announced during his recent visit to Kyiv. In response to Russia’s illegal invasion of Ukraine, the UK government is providing Ukraine with military assistance in the amount of £2.3 billion. This includes a commitment to spearhead the innovative program that aims to train up to 10 000 Ukrainian recruits in the UK. The first rotation of Ukrainian troops recently arrived in the UK. Training will take place at military training grounds in the North East, South West and the South-East regions. The exercises will be conducted by units of the 11th Security Force Assistance Brigade", - Ben Wallace told.
As previously reported, Britain will send ten self-propelled guns and loitering drones to Ukraine.