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U.S. bolsters Baltic air patrols as big Russia war games loom

Aug 30, 2017

U.S. bolsters Baltic air patrols as big Russia war games loom

The United States on Tuesday sent extra fighter jets to patrol the skies over Baltic states to reinforce its NATO allies as Russia gears up for major major military drills, Lithuania's defense ministry said. Seven US F-15 fighter jets landed at the country's northern Siauliai ...

Mar 10, 2015

3,000 U.S. troops head to Eastern Europe for exercises

About 3,000 U.S. soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division will deploy to Eastern Europe beginning next week, to conduct training exercises with forces from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, the Pentagon said Monday. The deployment is part of an ongoing U.S. military troop rotation aimed at ...