Boris Johnson promises Ukraine UK-led troop training scheme on Kyiv visit
PM announces programme including battle skills and counter-explosive tactics that will take place outside Ukraine
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Boris Johnson has announced that the UK will oversee a new three-week training programme for Ukrainian soldiers, as he visited Kyiv for the third time this year for talks with the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy.
The prime minister had been expected to address Conservative MPs at the Northern Research Group conference in Doncaster on Friday, but pulled out at the last minute.Continue reading…