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US to begin training Ukraine F-16 pilots in September: Pentagon

Putin says F-16 deliveries for Ukraine will 'only prolong conflict'
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The Pentagon said Thursday it would soon begin training several Ukrainian pilots on F-16 aircraft in the United States.

“These pilots will be conducting English language training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas in September prior to attending F-16 flying training in Arizona” the following month, said Pentagon spokesman Pat Ryder.

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