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US to develop Baltic air defences, allocates millions in funding

Friday, December 27, 2019

The US will allocate 175 million US dollars for  Baltic states  ’  defence  , including 50 million for the development of air defences. Regional air defence is considered a weak spot in the Baltic states, and NATO has been engaged in air policing mission since 2004. However, Baltic and US officials have proposed shifting the mission to an air defence mandate, a move that is yet to be endorsed by…