On the occasion of the arrival in Poland of the divisions of the U.S. tank brigade, Ministry of national defence under the slogan «Safe Poland» was organized in 16 Polish cities exhibition of military equipment.
According to Radio Poland, the «picnics» took place with performances by orchestras, demonstration, drill, exhibitions transport military vehicles from light vehicles to artillery on tracks, etc.
In Warsaw at Pilsudski square, in particular, parents with children, could get into the middle of the armored Rosomak or to visit the premises of the container when on the truck.
The greatest interest was aroused by tanks, in particular, the «Leopards» of both types used in Poland. The visitors got acquainted with military ambulances.
Their exposure was in companies producing military equipment.
The contingent of Americans in the framework of the bilateral operation Atlantic Resolve is 3500 people and military equipment. The aim of the operation is to support NATO partners in the region against the backdrop of Russia’s aggression in Ukraine.
The first 250 American soldiers arrived a week ago, the aircraft in Wroclaw. In the coming days to Poland moved to the next group of primarily VC city żagań near the Polish-German border, where it will be placed command of the heavy brigade. In addition to Żagań, the military will be deployed in areas Sventoshov, Skwierzyna and bolesławiec.
In honor of the arrival of American soldiers in 16 Polish cities held campaign «Safe Poland» 15.01.2017