About 300 soldiers of the U.S. army on 23 November to start training Ukrainian soldiers, said on the first day of the week authorized the Pentagon Michelle Baldanza.
"About 300 U.S. military personnel will be included in the personnel coaching staff in the West of Ukraine, near the border with Poland ", - leads her words RIA "news" referring to Sputnik.
in her expressions, USA have plans to train up to five battalions of soldiers, the Ministry of defense of Ukraine and one battalion for special purposes." in addition to training we will be cooperating with the defence Ministry of Ukraine on problems of work training center, human resources, institutional development ", — she said. Before the U.S. Department of defense said training the Ukrainian military will join Canada, Lithuania, Estonia and the United Kingdom. The US has already carried out training of the National guard of Ukraine since April this year. In April, About 300 paratroopers of the 173rd brigade of the United States began training soldiers of the National guard of Ukraine on jaworowski polygon in the Lviv region. 24 June, Kiev asked the United States not be limited to training only the national guard. It was later announced that North America in the fall of 2015, will train the fighters military power of Ukraine.