The first soldiers from the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division of the United States arrived in Poland. This was reported by the Polish news agency PAP, according to Ukrinform.
Aircrafts have brought 250 soldiers to the city of Wroclaw.
They will be placed in the town of Zagan in the west of the country. In Poland, will be deployed the main part of armored brigade, which will strengthen the eastern flank of NATO in Atlantic Resolve operation. Also here will be the headquarters of the brigade group.
Unlike other units of the US Army deployed in Germany and Italy, the 3rd Brigade will be placed by separate units according to rotating principle, in different countries of Eastern Europe.
In the first place, except for Poland, US soldiers could be deployed in Romania, Bulgaria and Lithuania. Most of the equipment will be located in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. The personnel of the brigade, and technique will be renewed every nine months.
Earlier In the German city of Bremerhaven cargo vessel ‘Resolve’ is being unloaded. It has brought first batch of American tanks, trucks and other vehicles in the framework of strengthening the borders of Eastern Europe against a background of the Russian aggressive actions.