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US Nukes can be redeployed from Germany to Poland

By Vitaliy Timoshuk on Wednesday, May 20, 2020

In Germany, consideration has begun on replacing Tornado aircraft capable of carrying American B61 nuclear warheads. Alternatively, the F-18 and Eurofighter are considered. Defense Secretary Annegret Crump-Carrenbauer (CDU) has previously agreed with Pentagon chief Mark Esper to purchase 30 Boeing F / A-18F aircraft. The acquisition of 93 Airbus Eurofighter is also planned. This gave rise to disputes in the ruling coalition of Germany over the redeployment of American nuclear…