Trump: US to send 1,000 troops to Poland in new deal – BBC News

The US will deploy 1,000 more troops to Poland, President Donald Trump has said during a press conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda.President Trump said the force would be taken from America’s 52,000-strong contingent in Germany, and include drones and other military hardware.He fell short, however, of committing to a permanent US base in the country.It comes after offers from Warsaw to spend $2bn (£1.57bn) on building one.The base may be called Fort Trump, President Duda quipped during his visit to the White House on Wednesday.

Source: Trump: US to send 1,000 troops to Poland in new deal – BBC News

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