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“Iron Spear” tank exercises start in Latvia

Monday, April 8, 2019

April 8 sees the start of the latest military exercises to take place on Latvian territory. Dubbed “Iron Spear 2019” the drills will involve the troops stationed in Latvia as part of NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) and will take place at the Adāži military ranges just outside Rīga. with center stage taken by 14 tanks. Spanish Leopard, British Challenger and Polish PT-91 battle tanks will all be involved, and it…