Summer Shield starts 17 April: 1200 military Britain, the United States and 10 countries will hold NATO military exercises in Latvia at the borders of Russia

More than 1,200 soldiers from 12 countries will take part in NATO military exercises Summer Shield in Latvia, where they will hone artillery support, air defense, and counter weapons of mass destruction.

The headquarters of the defence forces of Estonia informs that on 17 April in Latvia will start military exercises of the North Atlantic alyansang Shield.

“More than 200 Estonian soldiers will take part in NATO exercise Summer Shield, which will be held in the Latvian Adazi landfill from 17 to 30 April”, – noted in the headquarters.

It is known that in the international military exercise will involve military personnel from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, USA, Canada, UK, Luxembourg, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia, Germany and Sweden.

As part of these exercises will be practiced artillery support, air defense and reconnaissance, combating weapons of mass destruction, anti-tank defense and the operations of military engineers.

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