British army will send 1,350 troops with main battle tank Challenger 2 in Poland for NATO exercise 3
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|Wednesday, July 30, 2014 07:54 AM|
|British army will send 1,350 troops with main battle tank Challenger 2 in Poland for NATO exercise.|
United Kingdom will send an armoured battle group of tanks and 1,350 troops to Poland for NATO war games designed to sure up the alliance’s eastern members against fears of Russian aggression. The British army will deployed more than 350 combat vehicles including 20 Challenger II main battle tanks as part of Exercise Black Eagle in October.
British Army Challenger 2 main battle tank
The deployment will see British troops backed by Challenger tanks and Warrior armoured fighting vehicles join other NATO forces for a two-month exercise in eastern Europe.