How would this impact you?US Trainers To Deploy To Ukraine
WASHINGTON — American soldiers will deploy to Ukraine this spring to begin training four companies of the Ukrainian National Guard, the head of US Army Europe Lt. Gen Ben Hodges said during his first visit to Kiev on Wednesday.
The number of troops heading to the Yavoriv Training Area near the city of L'viv — which is about 40 miles from the Polish border — is still being determined, however.
The American training effort comes as part of a US State Department initiative "to assist Ukraine in strengthening its law enforcement capabilities, conduct internal defense, and maintain rule of law" Pentagon spokeswoman Lt. Col. Vanessa Hillman told Defense News.
Been half-ass following this, but after finding this yesterday, I may have to rethink that.
Touche. On the surface it doesn't seem to bode well for Mariupol. Still, the differences in the way they are presented are striking; ie the clown firing a shot into the ground vs restoring services, holding socials, etc. At least from Vice's reporting, one is doing a significantly better job in the PR arena.DNR = Russia. By proxy or actually. What do you expect?