Ten U.S. tanks were deployed to Lithuania
On Friday morning, ten American tanks were deployed to Lithuania within the framework of American obligations to NATO’s collective defense, Delfi news agency reports.
“The equipment is already at the railway station in Gaižiūnai. Unloading operations will begin shortly,” Loreta Kavaliauskiene, spokeswoman for the Duke Vaidotas Mechanized Infantry Battalion stated.
It’s not the first time that the U.S. brings tanks for exercises, but this time there will be more tanks than ever before since the beginning of the deployment of rotational forces in 2014.
Five Bradley infantry fighting vehicles, off-road vehicles, and trucks have also been delivered to the Jonava region. This …read more