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An Estonian soldier was seriously injured during a live firing exercise

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

The soldier, a conscript with the Kuperjanov Infantry Battalion, a training battalion, was taking part in the large-scale Spring Storm (Kevadtorm) annual military exercise, and received serious bodily injuries resulting from a blast issuing from a Carl-Gustav recoilless rifle, principally used as an anti-tank weapon. The soldier was attended to by medics on the spot and taken to the North Estonian Regional Hospital (PERH) in Tallinn by military ambulance. The…

U.S. looking seriously at Poland’s request for American base on its soil

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

U.S President Donald Trump has noted the country was looking seriously at a request from Poland for a permanent U.S. military base in the fellow NATO member state and agreed that Polish concerns about possible Russian aggression were shared. Canadian-British news agency Reuters reported on Wednesday, September 19, that at a meeting in Washington Polish President Andrzej Duda made the request and suggested to name it «Fort Trump,» as he reasoned that…