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on November 5, 2016 in World News

US to send tanks, helicopters & 6,000 troops to join 1st E. Europe armored brigade deployment

US to send tanks, helicopters & 6,000 troops to join 1st E. Europe armored brigade deployment   Soldiers of the U.S. Army 3rd squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment as the troops of the “Dragoon Ride” military exercise arrive at their home base at Rose Barracks in Vilseck. File photo. © Michael Dalder / Reuters The US Army will deploy nearly 6,000 troops, along with tanks, infantry vehicles, heavy howitzers, and combat helicopters to step up its “armored presence” in Eastern Europe, where a massive NATO buildup to counter an “assertive” Russia is underway. The 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team (3rd...

US to send tanks, helicopters & 6,000 troops to join 1st E. Europe armored brigade deployment   Soldiers of the U.S. Army 3rd squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment as the troops of the “Dragoon Ride” military exercise arrive at their...

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