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The United States is training Ukrainian forces in Germany on some strategic systems

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Agenpress — The US Defense Department announced that the United States has started more exercises for the Ukrainian army at US military facilities in Germany.

“These efforts build on the initial artillery training that Ukrainian forces have already received elsewhere, and also include training in the radar systems and armored vehicles recently announced as part of security assistance packages,” Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby said of the news. Briefing with reporters.

Kirby said Germany is one of “about three” sites the United States uses to train Ukrainians outside Ukraine, but he would not disclose the other sites.

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He also said “most of the exercises” would be conducted by the Florida National Guard, which trained the Ukrainians before moving them out of Ukraine in February ahead of the Russian invasion.

“We were told that the last meeting of the Florida National Guard members with their Ukrainian colleagues was an exciting one given the strong bonds they formed while living and working together before temporarily parting ways in February.”

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