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US showcased firepower capabilities in Lithuania

Thursday, February 13, 2020

American rotational force arrived in Lithuania back in October 2019 for a six month deployment. On Wednesday, they showcased firepower capabilities with the armour they brought along with them. Moving into position with Bradley infantry fighting behicles and Abrams main battle tanks, the troops from the 1st Armoured Battalion of the 9th Regiment, 1st Division engaged targets in Lithuania’s Pabradė shooting range, near the border with Belarus. Its proximity is…