My, oh my, how busy the western nations are meddling in Ukraine
LONDON: British troops have begun a training mission in Ukraine,
helping government forces fighting pro-Russian separatists, the Ministry
of Defence in London said on Thursday.
The BBC reported that 35
personnel are in the southern city of Mykolaiv as part of a two-month
mission, although the ministry spokeswoman declined to confirm the
"The first elements of the training package began in
March... We have got troops out there training," she told AFP, adding:
"The numbers will vary depending on the schedule."
announced last month that up to 75 troops at a time would be deployed to
Ukraine, providing training on tactical intelligence, logistics and