Spain’s Protection Minister, Margarita Robles, arrives at a coaching base outdoors Zaragoza, the place Ukrainian army troopers are present process air protection coaching.
That is in accordance with the report of Ukrainform, the press service of the Ministry of Protection.
The coaching is going down on the Zaragoza air base close to town of the identical identify. They’re attended by 19 Ukrainian troopers who’re being instructed by Spanish Air Deployment Squadron personnel on using anti-aircraft programs, which can enable them to function autonomously within the battle zone.
Each air protection system operators and repair personnel take part within the train. The army coaching help mission is a part of the EU’s efforts to help Ukraine in its ongoing struggle towards Russia.
“Past the expertise you might be having right here, I need to convey to you the help, affection and recognition of the entire of Spain. Your being right here is our means of expressing our gratitude and appreciation for you. The entire Ukrainian individuals and also you Present that you’re courageous and heroic,” Robles instructed the Ukrainian army.
He added that Spain “will present help till Ukraine has utterly received this struggle.”
The coaching mission for the Ukrainian Military, which was initially supposed to final three weeks however would final one other, would hopefully finish on 14 October earlier than extra Ukrainian troops arrived in Spain on 1 November.