Ukraine considering training of troops in Israel
Ukraine's Defense Ministry is considering the possibility of training the Ukrainian military in Israel.
Ukrainian Minister of Defense Stepan Poltorak discussed this issue at IMI Academy for Advanced Security & Anti-Terror Training during an official visit to Israel, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry's press service said.
Poltorak was informed about the specifics of special forces training during the development of various training scenarios.
"The possibility of training members of the Armed Forces of Ukraine at that Academy was considered during the meeting," the press service said.
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