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Massive NATO exercise starts in Poland and the Baltics

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

A massive US-led military exercise involving 18,000 soldiers from 19 nations, primarily NATO members, kicked off Sunday along the alliance’s eastern border. Saber Strike 18 will take place until June 15 in Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. The multinational exercise, which is being held for the eighth time, “is the platform to validate our collective capability to rapidly respond to and reinforce allies in a time of crisis,” said US…

Massive NATO exercise starts in Poland and the Baltics

Monday, June 4, 2018

A massive US-led military exercise involving 18,000 soldiers from 19 nations, primarily NATO members, kicked off along the alliance’s eastern border Sunday. Saber Strike 18 will take place until June 15 in Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. The annual multinational exercise, which is being held for the eighth time, “is the platform to validate our collective capability to rapidly respond to and reinforce allies in a time of crisis,” said…

US Navy and its allies train for undersea fights in the Mediterranean

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ten allied navies have converged in the Mediterranean Sea this month to practice fighting submarines and surface warships, as a resurgent Russia expands its naval presence in the region. Dynamic Manta is an annual, 11-day NATO exercise meant to improve coordination between participating navies. The exercise off the coast of Sicily ends Friday. Linking technologies, crews and vessels is a complex challenge but crucial in submarine warfare within the vast…