The headquarters of the Ministry of defense in Arlington. Archive photo
The US is not the former train Afghan pilots to be sent to Ukraine, said at the Pentagon.
“We are not aware of any plans for the training of Afghan pilots. In the context of defense aid to Ukraine, we are focused on opportunities that can deliver in a consistent time frame to fight in the East and South, and which do not require significant training,” – said RIA Novosti the representative of the military Department.
In the US air force RIA Novosti reported that they were also not aware of the plans for the training of Afghan pilots.
Earlier, the military-diplomatic source told reporters that the Pentagon is gaining Kiev Afghan pilots who escaped a year ago in the United States, their training began in California.