by Tom Gillespie, The Sun:
Troops arrive to respond to Russian aggression in the region after annexation of Crimea in 2014
THOUSANDS of heavily armoured US military vehicles have arrived in Germany to respond to Russian aggression in Europe.
The military brigade of 3,500 troops is the largest to be deployed to the continent since the end of the Cold War.
Two convoys of 20 vehicles have been photographed heading to Poland from Germany today
Vehicles and troops are being deployed to Poland after the US promised a heavier armed presence in the region
The largest US military brigade since the end of the Cold War arrived in Bremerhaven in northern Germany on Saturday
The US is seeking to reassure its NATO allies that it will respond to Russian aggression
More than 2,500 military vehicles make up the US Army’s 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team which arrived at a port in Bremerhaven, northern Germany on Saturday, UPI reports.
Two convoys of 20 vehicles were pictured leaving Brueck near Lehnin in Germany today heading to Poland.
They spent the night 80km from Berlin.
Troops will also deployed to Romania, Bulgaria and across the Baltics.