In Poland begin largest exercise in Europe, the US in 25 years

In Poland began teaching Defender-Europe 20, which will be attended by 37 thousand soldiers from NATO countries, said on Twitter, the Minister of defence of Poland Mariusz Blashak.

He stressed that their participants 20 thousand troops – from the United States. “The first soldiers of the U.S. army have already crossed the Polish border,” – said the Minister. Military work out the transfer of troops to Europe. Military equipment shipped to Europe on ships, and then ground transported to the destination through Germany and Poland to the Baltic countries.

Exercises Defender-Europe 20 should become the third largest exercises of the USA in Europe since the Cold war.