Ukraine

Exclusive: 200 Ukrainian soldiers to arrive in UK every day for training

Admiral Sir Tony Radakin revealed the extent of the UK's support in training Ukrainian troops during an interview on Armed Forces Day.

From this week, 200 Ukrainian soldiers are set to arrive in the UK every day to receive training from the UK's Armed Forces, the Chief of the Defence Staff has told Forces News.

British military chief Admiral Sir Tony Radakin spoke during an interview in Scarborough on Saturday, where thousands of people lined the streets to celebrate Armed Forces Day.

Admiral Radakin also confirmed that he was travelling to the United States on Sunday to discuss working with allies to train and grow Ukrainian forces "so they are ready to protect their country".