Britain to bolster military support to Ukraine and send their fleet and military training for Ukrainian army. This was stated by the British defence Minister Gavin Williamson, his words leads The Daily Telegraph.
“While Ukraine faces Russia’s aggressive actions, it will have a reliable partner in the United Kingdom” — the newspaper quoted Williamson. In particular, the country will further send the British military who will be engaged in preparation of Ukrainian Marines and special forces. In addition, the region will arrive multi-purpose vehicle hydrographic surveys by the Royal Navy with a crew numbering 72 people.
“By continuing to work together through training or military exercises, we help Ukraine to protect freedom and democracy,” — said in a public statement by the British Minister of defence.
Ukraine and the United Kingdom agreed to strengthen military cooperation in 2017. As reported by channel 24, the country planned to establish cooperation in the field of intelligence and cyber-security. The Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak said at the time that British trainers have trained more than three thousand Ukrainian military, and announced plans to increase military cooperation.
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