For US troops, the training is nothing new: Applying tourniquets, clearing someone’s airway, recognizing signs of traumatic brain injuries.
But to the Ukrainian troops receiving it, the training is literally a matter of life or death on the battlefield in the war against Russia.
US troops have been providing critical medical instruction and combat casualty care to Ukrainians at Grafenwoehr Training Area in Germany for almost a year, in between other significant training on weapon systems. And while it may not be as high profile as that on tanks, Patriot missile systems, or combined arms tactics, it could arguably have an even more immediate impact on the battlefield….continue reading this article here
Article by: Haley Britzky, CNN
Photo by: Staff Sgt. Jordan Sivayavirojna/US National Guard