NATO military

The exercise will be attended by almost 1.5 thousand people.

NATO exercises Saber Strike will begin on Monday, June 5, at the Central polygon of the Estonian defence forces, said the General staff of the armed forces of Estonia.

Exercises in Estonia are part of the maneuvers Saber Strike, Saturday, June 3, began in Latvia. There is also the headquarters of the exercise.

In the Estonian part of the exercise involved soldiers of the Scout battalion local defense forces, the soldiers of the British and French stationed in Estonia international NATO battalion and an engineering unit from Finland. Just exercise will involve about 1.5 thousand people.

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The exercise will involve helicopters US army AH-64 (Apache) and UH-64 (Black Hawk), who participated in the past in Estonia from 8 to 26 may international exercises NATO Spring storm-2017 .