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Czech mortar platoon joins NATO battlegroup in Latvia

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A 60-strong detachment of mortar specialists from the Czech republic has joined NATO’s enhanded Forward Presence (eFP) force in Latvia, the Czech Ministry of Defense has confirmed. “A mortar platoon of 60 soldiers from the 71st Mechanised Battalion left their home base in Hranice for Latvia on 14th June to form the initial part of NATO’s enhanced forward presence (eFP) in the Baltic states. The mortar platoon will be incorporated…