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Dutch soldiers in Lithuania go ice diving as part of NATO winter training

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Lithuania, Dutch and Czech forces from one of NATO’s battlegroups undergo cold weather training in February, experiencing winter diving and acquiring other skills for survival in extreme weather conditions. NATO wrote in a press release on Monday, February 18, that allied troops in Lithuania focused on building shelters to protect themselves from the elements. «It is important not to build your shelter too high. Hot air rises and cold air…