Topics - Defence Matters ENG - News
Šī informācija 16.11.2018. 01:57 ir izdrukāta no http://www.leta.lv/eng/defence_matters_eng/defence_matters_eng/news/133C9C6C-AEA4-232E-68EF-AD08A97DB6B7/

Military exercise of US troops to be held in Adazi at weekend

RIGA, Dec 6 (LETA) – On December 9-10, US troops in Adazi military field will hold rapid reaction exercise, the Latvian Defense Ministry reported.

About 100 troops, M1 Abrams tanks, Bradley fighting vehicles from the 5th Squadron of the 4th Cavalry Regiment will take part in the exercise. The 5th Squadron of the 4th Cavalry Regiment is a part of the 2nd Brigade of the 1st Infantry Division deployed in Poland.

The ministry said that the goal of the exercise is to improve rapid reaction skills and movement of the troops in the Baltic region.

Published: 06.12.2017 19:41

© The given news may not be republished in any way or amount, or otherwise used by the mass media or Internet websites, without written permission of LETA. If this provision is not observed, the matter will be taken to court pursuant to the laws and regulations of the Republic of Latvia.