The recent visit of Ukrainian President Zelensky to the United Kingdom revealed which unit will use British tanks.

Ukrainian President Zelensky and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom visited a military facility in the southern England to meet Ukrainian troops which are being trained to operate Challanger 2 tanks.

Photos of the visit shows that tank crews of 25th Airborne Brigade and 80th AirAssault Brigade are currently in the United Kingdom, learning how to operate British tanks. The training is under the supervision of Ukrainian 199th Training and Education Center of AirAssault troops.


a soldier of 80th AirAssault Brigade meeting Ukrainian President

a soldier of 25th Airborne Brigade meeting Ukrainian President

servicemen of 199th Training and Education Center

The United Kingdom plans to transfer 14 Challenger tanks to Ukraine by the end of March of this year.

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