In Poland arrived armoured brigade USA

The first members of the 3rd armored brigade combat team, 4th infantry division of the United States arrived in Poland.

Aircraft delivered 250 soldiers to the city of wrocław, reports on Saturday, January 7, the Polish news Agency PAP.

They will be placed in the city żagań in the West of the country. In Poland will be deployed the main part of the armoured brigade, which will strengthen the Eastern flank of NATO as part of operation Atlantic Resolve («Atlantic determination»). There will also be the headquarters of the brigade group.

Unlike other units of the U.S. army, stationed in Germany and Italy, the 3rd brigade will be placed as separate units on a rotation principle in different countries of Eastern Europe. First, except for Poland, American soldiers can make Romania, Bulgaria and Lithuania. Most of the equipment will be located in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. The staff of crew and equipment will be changed every nine months.

In addition, it was reported that a battalion of the US army will be transferred from Germany to Poland as part of the expansion of the military presence of NATO forces in Eastern Europe.

In Poland arrived armoured brigade USA 08.01.2017

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