One thousand U.S. troops along with their vehicles are to be sent to north-eastern Poland in late March according to the US Army's Europe headquarter in Wiesbaden Germany.
|Troops will be deployed to the town of Orzysz in northeastern Poland. The unit is part of a 4,000 U.S. troops that are being deployed in rotation as part of its "Atlantic Resolve" operation. Orzysz is 137 kilometers or 85 miles from the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad that is heavily armed. A recent Digital Journal article discusses Kaliningrad.|