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Over 500 Ukrainians have completed Canadian-led small team training during #OpUNIFIER. Read more

By: Joint Task Force – Ukraine Public Affairs A graduation parade for the soldiers of 1st Battalion, 93rd Ukrainian Mechanized Brigade in Starychi, Ukraine on September 23, 2016, marked the completion of another 55-day Small Team Training course instructed by members of Joint Task Force – Ukraine (JTF-U). “We were all very impressed by 2nd Company and the Specialist Platoons throughout the entire training period,” said Major Andy Mitton, the Canadian officer in charge of Small Team Training. “Their motivation and dedication to training was truly inspiring. Moreover, their combat veterans had a wealth of knowledge and taught us likely as much as we taught them. It was a real privilege working with them all and we wish them all the best in their future endeavours.” This course, which began in July 25, 2016, was the fourth iteration instructed by Canadian soldiers since the b...

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