8,000 Ukrainian troops trained abroad so far

Training is conducted by Ukrainian and British instructors
Training is conducted by Ukrainian and British instructors

"On the basic military training: to date, 7,500 troops have finished training, while another 2,900 are (currently) undergoing it," said Hromov.

Read also: NATO’s Stoltenberg “impressed” by Ukrainian troops training in UK

He noted that training is ongoing abroad, with Ukraine’s international partners involved in the program.

"These drills are progressing according to plan, at our partners’ facilities, and in accordance with our needs as we’ve estimated them," Hromov concluded.

Read also: UK to increase military aid to Ukraine this winter

The current training program takes place in the UK, with instructors from several other countries participating.

On Sept. 15, Denmark announced it will help train Ukrainian troops on Danish soil.

Read the original article on The New Voice of Ukraine