Britain and the United States to send their advisers to Ukrainian Ministry of Defense

Source : 112 Ukraine

The aim is to ramp up defense reforms
18:55, 8 September 2016

Ministry of Defence of Ukraine
Open source

Great Britain and the United States will send their advisers to the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine. This decision was taken by Secretary of State for Defence of the United Kingdom Michael Fallon and the United States Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter during their bilateral meeting in London on September 8, according to the Defense Ministry's press service.

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"On the request of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine United Kingdom and the United States are dending their high-level advisers to assist in reforming the defense department. General John Abizaid, 4 level strategic adviser, will be sent by the US. Former commander of the land forces of the Armed forces of the UK Nick Parker will also arrive," - reads the statement.

The activities of these strategic advisers in Ukraine will ramp up the defense reform in Ukraine.

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