In Latvia launched international military exercises “Anaconda 18”. On it informs edition Delfi.
“The task of the exercise – to work out cooperation between command structures of NATO and regional armed forces during tactical operations”, – stated in the message.
It is noted that “Anaconda 18” is a tactical field exercise, which will involve units of the armed forces of the United States, Estonia, Lithuania, Poland, Latvia and stationed in Latvia a multinational NATO battalion under the leadership of Canada. It is planned that the exercises will be attended by more than 500 foreign troops.
The exercises will be held from 7 to 16 November.
Earlier it was reported that from 25 October to 7 November in Norway, hosted the largest military exercises of the US and NATO since 2002.