US military forces to stay in Estonia (13)

United States military forces will remain stationed in the Baltic states and Poland until at least 2016, as long as the tense security situation between Russia and NATO countries persists.

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US troops to remain in Estonia until 2016
Published: Yesterday | # of votes : 48

Frederick Hodges, Commanding General of US Army in Europe, has announced that the US Army forces in the Baltic states and Poland will stay for as long as is required to deter Russian aggression and to assure US allies. The temporary presence has been extended by a year until 2016. What is your reaction to the news?

Vote Results
Bring more troops, permanent bases like in east Asia
65 %
They will help discipline Russia, but should remain temporary
23 %
150 troops will have no effect in combat
6 %
The news will further anger Russia
2 %
US troops are just another imperial occupation force
4 %

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