Etter tre måneders øvelse vil brigaden la utstyr og stridsvogner stå igjen.
U.S. General John O’Connor uttaler til AFP at «the armor would stay «for as long as required to deter Russian aggression,» skriver Baltic Times.
Atlantic Resolve will see NATO forces working alongside their allies in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
According to a U.S. military source, speaking on condition of anonymity, the equipment would remain behind in the region after the troops of the Third Infantry Division return to base.
Earlier, in Riga, U.S. General John O’Connor told AFP the deployment would «demonstrate resolve to President [Vladimir] Putin and Russia that collectively we can come together.»
The delivery includes Abrams tanks and Bradley fighting vehicles as well as support Equipment….