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The first batch of heavy American military equipment arrived in Estonia

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The press service of the General Staff of the Estonian Defense Forces reported that on Sunday a train with heavy American military equipment arrived at the Estonian city of Valga, which would be forwarded to a military base located in the town of Tapa.




“A total of 40 units of military equipment in the railway echelon, including four tank M1A2 Abrams and ten Bradley armored personnel carriers. From Valga, combat vehicles will be delivered to a military base in the city of Tapa. The equipment is part of the company of the third battalion of the combat unit of the 1st Armored Brigade of the 2nd Infantry Division, which will replace the US unit, which until now has served in Estonia, ”RIA press service reported. "News".

It is noted that on Monday several more units of equipment should arrive in Estonia, and in the middle of November - three self-propelled artillery installations Paladin.

In September, at the summit in Wales, the NATO countries decided to increase their military presence on the eastern borders of the alliance on a rotating basis in connection with events in Ukraine. It was emphasized that this is not a permanent deployment, therefore, the previously signed agreements with the Russian Federation are not violated.
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  1. Same lech
    Same lech 26 October 2015 06: 25 New
    +6
    The first batch of heavy American military equipment arrived in Estonia


    Another rotation of American troops on our borders ... but how pleased the Estonians are feeling behind them the clang of tracks of heavy US equipment .... still, the syndrome of fear of RUSSIA is sitting deep in their souls ... it’s clear that the Baltic states allow themselves too much WASHINGTON free behavior in relation to RUSSIA.
    But the very fact of the appearance of heavy Pentagon military equipment at the borders of RUSSIA does not bode well ... the presence of NATO aircraft at Baltic airports is also a threat to RUSSIA ... oh sorry the NKVD did not work out and Stalin was too humane for the Estonian nationalists to dissolve them all and assimilate in the open spaces of SIBERIA and now there would not be such a threat for us.
    1. vovanpain
      vovanpain 26 October 2015 07: 00 New
      10
      Would these toys not be pulled away for scrap, Estonians like dill, which they put their eyes on and try to sniff, though at their speed they don’t steal a lot.
      1. Kostyar
        Kostyar 26 October 2015 07: 40 New
        0
        Here are homosexual provocateurs, itching them there or something ......?!
    2. Enot-poloskun
      Enot-poloskun 26 October 2015 07: 04 New
      +5
      You can laugh at the Balts, including Estonians.

      But! Baltic Limitrophs as a bridgehead pose a threat to Russia.

      First of all, this is the creation of tension. Military tension.
      It is clear that if something happens, the Baltic states will have a quick and inglorious end!

      But I do not want to wait! Something needs to be done with this bridgehead.
      By the way, before the Great Patriotic War this bridgehead was almost bloodlessly liquidated.
    3. Rav075
      Rav075 26 October 2015 07: 54 New
      0
      Is it interesting that there are partisans in Estonia? Can we still hear about derailed enemy echelons? soldier
      1. pvv113
        pvv113 26 October 2015 09: 20 New
        0
        If things go on like this, then there will be partisans. Indeed, in Estonia there are many Russian-speaking population
        The Russian-speaking population of Estonia makes up about 30% of the country's inhabitants and is divided into three approximately equal groups: about 100 thousand citizens of Estonia, about 95 thousand citizens of Russia, and also less than 95 thousand stateless persons.

        http://point.md/ru/novosti/v-mire/russkoyazichnoe-naselenie-estonii-mozhet-bitj-
        priravneno-k-migrantam
  2. mig31
    mig31 26 October 2015 06: 28 New
    +2
    It will be hard for them, God forbid, something happened, to burn far from "well-being" in mattress states ....
  3. Zomanus
    Zomanus 26 October 2015 06: 31 New
    +7
    Spread weapons on new bridgeheads for a possible offensive.
    We are transporting equipment to Syria, they are in the Baltic states ...
    1. Enot-poloskun
      Enot-poloskun 26 October 2015 07: 07 New
      +1
      Strange some colors in American tanks. We have late autumn now. Winter is coming soon.

      And the color of the "Abrams" is some kind of desert ... Nothing is confused? winked
      1. kenvas
        kenvas 26 October 2015 07: 21 New
        +2
        no brains, so they sent equipment with a desert camouflage, or maybe the Balts begged like "we have dunes here in the Baltic, there is a lot of sand." And in printsmp that those other strategists of ANALYTIKA. Hmm ... Vissarionovich regretted them in his time, he did little
        1. 0255
          0255 26 October 2015 10: 50 New
          0
          Quote: Enot-poloskun
          Strange some colors in American tanks. We have late autumn now. Winter is coming soon.

          And the color of the "Abrams" is some kind of desert ... Nothing is confused? winked

          Quote: kenvas
          no brains, so they sent equipment with a desert camouflage, or maybe the Balts begged like "we have dunes here in the Baltic, there is a lot of sand." And in printsmp that those other strategists of ANALYTIKA. Hmm ... Vissarionovich regretted them in his time, he did little

          Maybe the author just inserted a photo from Iraq or Afghanistan? It is only the Ukrainian army that fights in "desert" camouflage in the Donbass fool
  4. PValery53
    PValery53 26 October 2015 06: 38 New
    +1
    It's time to equip the base in Mexico. Necessarily will not be superfluous.
    1. DenZ
      DenZ 26 October 2015 08: 24 New
      +3
      Not in Mexico but in Cuba, it was reported that our people there were talking with them about the expansion of the fleet's presence.
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  5. inkass_98
    inkass_98 26 October 2015 06: 38 New
    0
    They brought it, now they’ll put it on the base and will walk around them proudly: this technique cannot really drive around the local area, the soil does not allow it. Therefore, apparently, they did not repaint, there was no place to mask anyway, and there was no reason to.
    1. Same lech
      Same lech 26 October 2015 06: 48 New
      +1
      this technique cannot really drive around the local area, soils do not allow it.


      Yes ... the terrain in the district does not allow the widespread use of heavy military equipment ... therefore, it can only move on the roads existing there ... and this already puts them in a vulnerable position for our aviation and sabotage groups.
      1. Armored optimist
        Armored optimist 26 October 2015 07: 08 New
        -1
        This is still the "tigers" showed.
      2. Zoldat_A
        Zoldat_A 26 October 2015 07: 27 New
        +1
        Quote: The same LYOKHA
        the terrain in the district does not allow the widespread use of heavy military equipment ... therefore, it can only move on the roads existing there ... and this already puts them in a vulnerable position for our aviation and sabotage groups.

        I remember the story of American rail-based missiles. The smartest thing that they did was to build separate branches throughout the country, because they could not start from the usual railway tracks. And then they still realized that it costs the enemy to destroy the starting branches and these complexes turn into expensive scrap metal.

        And on the territory of the Baltic States - what can you hide there? Maybe if they fight with each other, it's a serious armored fist. And from our point of view? Hurricane salvo solves the problem of the presence of American troops in Estonia. And at the same time, I think, the problem of the existence of half of the Estonian army.

        Not being a specialist in MLRS, I can be wrong, but, in any case, for the Hurricanes there, I think, there is not much work ...
  6. Armored optimist
    Armored optimist 26 October 2015 06: 42 New
    +5
    Only tanks will help the degraded states?
    1. cergey51046
      cergey51046 26 October 2015 09: 51 New
      0
      Do not help, ISIS helped?
  7. Mercury
    Mercury 26 October 2015 07: 04 New
    -1
    Take temporarily chtoli on a cube of poplar and scanners to rotate so rotation in connection with events somewhere in Nicoragua or Venisuela
    1. DenZ
      DenZ 26 October 2015 08: 27 New
      +1
      Poplars fly under their own power to the mattress states. Look at the m / v of their missiles and do not write nonsense.
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  8. roskot
    roskot 26 October 2015 08: 36 New
    0
    In Portugal, the equipment was pulled out during exercises, in Estonia it will be necessary from the swamp.
    But it will be more difficult.
  9. mamont5
    mamont5 26 October 2015 09: 33 New
    0
    Let them import. In which case, she will be the first to spray. More will burn here, less will have to burn there. And there’s nowhere to make new tanks for Amers, except at the Ford factory.
  10. cergey51046
    cergey51046 26 October 2015 09: 49 New
    0
    Estonia is tired of living peacefully.
  11. pvv113
    pvv113 26 October 2015 12: 54 New
    0
    a train arriving with heavy American military equipment

    In this regard, Rogozin said not bad
    Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, on his Facebook page, commented on the arrival of American tanks and armored personnel carriers in Estonia.
    "Weak consolation for the faint-hearted Russophobes who are unable to live without foreign troops on their territory," wrote Dmitry Rogozin

    http://www.rusdialog.ru/news/43156_1445810227?utm_campaign=transit&utm_source=mi
    rtesen & utm_medium = news & from = mirtesen
  12. PValery53
    PValery53 26 October 2015 17: 56 New
    +1
    In parallel, it is useful to report that an abundance of anti-tank systems from Russia has arrived at the borders of this great under-Republic, "to compensate for possible damage." - Let them "scratch themselves"!
  13. Peresvet_613
    Peresvet_613 26 October 2015 18: 53 New
    0
    brought up scrap metal)
  14. Clueless
    Clueless 26 October 2015 20: 12 New
    +1
    With the same success, something to place containing uranium in the Kaliningrad region and say - don’t worry, this weapon is not in permanent placement, but in temporary rotation :)