Biden at the NATO summit announced the strengthening of the US presence in Europe

Biden at the NATO summit announced the strengthening of the US presence in Europe

US President Joe Biden at the NATO summit in Madrid announced a significant increase in the US presence in Europe from – for the Russian threat. This was reported by the correspondent of “European Truth”. Biden listed specific steps during a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.

– Today I announce that the United States is strengthening our forces in Europe, Joe Biden said, adding that NATO will be strengthened in all directions in all areas – on land, in the air and at sea.

He said that the United States is sending two additional destroyers to the US-Spanish base Rota and thus the number of American destroyers there will increase from four to six.

< p>In Poland, the United States will establish a permanent headquarters for the U.S. Fifth Army Corps, which will help strengthen the interoperability of U.S. and NATO troops across the Alliance’s eastern flank.

The U.S. will send two additional F-35 squadrons to Britain and strengthen air defenses in Germany and Italy.

Romania will host a rotational brigade of up to 3,000 fighters and 2,000 other personnel.

PBS correspondent Nick Shifrin tweeted that Biden also announced increased rotation in the Balti countries and.

U.S. President Joe Biden recalled that this year the U.S. deployed an additional 20,000 troops to Europe, bringing the total to 100,000.

Biden at the NATO summit announced the strengthening of the US presence in Europe

NATO leaders at the general photo at the summit in Madrid. Photo: twitter.com/NATOpress

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