US looking at plans to train regular Ukrainian army soldiers

17:30, 14 July 2015
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US officials are considering expanding its military training of Ukrainian soldiers to include issues like tactics and combat field medicine. 

Besides the National Guard, Ukrainian Army and special operation forces are likely to be trained by the American experts.

However, according to Lieutenant General Ben Hodges, the head of U.S. Army forces in Europe, expanding the training program only comes in the framework of providing non-lethal aid.

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