Posts tagged as rotational forces

US is opting for rotational forces rather than permanent presence

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

The deployment of a US battalion to Lithuania sends the message that Lithuanians can rely on Americans to meet their commitments to NATO despite Washington’s controversial decision to withdraw from Syria, Ben Hodges, the former US Army commander in Europe, has said. “Nobody, including the Russians, should be confused by the Americans’ commitment to NATO despite what was I think a mistake of pulling out of Syria,” the retired US…