As part of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) force being deployed in the Baltic region near Russian, Germany is deploying hundreds of its own soldiers to the region.

The 500-strong military contingent, including 450 troops from German armed forces and the rest from Belgium and the Netherlands, assembled in the Bavarian town of Oberviechtach on Thursday for deployment to Lithuania, PressTV reported.

“In the past few months, we have undergone a highly intensive training,” said Christoph Huber, commander of the so-called German Panzergrenadiere force, emphasizing that the soldiers were looking forward to the “great task.”

The force consists of soldiers from Battalion 122 of Germany’s mechanized infantry, along with 26 Leopard-2 tanks and 170 armored vehicles. They will be stationed in Lithuania just 100 kilometers away from the Russian city of Kaliningrad in the coming weeks.

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hestroy
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So they really want to attack Russia? Fucking retards! History is repeating all the time.

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It’s clear, 500 German soldiers will attack Russia for sure!
In case you wouldn’t know, Lithuania is NATO and all NATO countries have drills together and often foreign troops stationed.
Note there seem to be no US 😉

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German soldiers near the Russian border?

Yeah, that’s pretty offensive.

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@Robin Morritt
Being German myself I have to disagree, it is worse than that.
It is both plain stupid and utterly disgusting.

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They had better have a lot more firepower than that. They would last five minutes if they tried an attack.

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I don’t think there is any plan like this : this is a drill which is planed for months.

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That is how West keeps their promise: “not a centimeter to the East”?

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Dumb white soldiers, whilst their womenfolk are being raped.

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Serious NATO activity while Kuznetsov crosses the French-English channel. Does her chimney dispenses weed smoke, that’s why all these navies are following, in order to smoke a big joint? Note : French didn’t sent ships, ROFL! A good way to show we’re not disturbed at all 😉 Thus, we have a submarine base not far from here, I wouldn’t be too surprised if a Barracuda class nuke-sub was stealthily watching, thus how funny it is to see brits, dutchs, norwegians and danishs into panic-mode while there is no threat at all. This is absolutely ridiculous, especially that if you have… Read more »
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To call 450 troops “amassing” is just silly.

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Germans started and lost two world wars with 100 million people dead.
And now they want to start a third one? They want to run EU?
Poor idiots.

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German morons started two world wars, lost them, casualties 100 million deaths, 200 million wounded 500 million stirred around.
And now they try to incite a third one?
Poor Idiots. And they want to rule EU!

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Title is complete manipulative crap. 500 Nato troops in Lithuania (NATO!) and you are trying to tell “Look, nazis are attacking Rusiia again!” Stop that bullshit, this force is for defending Baltic states, not to attack anyone. If they wont be here Lihtuania, LAtvia and Estonia wolud be another soviet state. I didnt see any article about ammasing thousands of Rus soldiers near UKR border! Ammasing ballistic missiles in Kaliningrad near Poland! Violating Swedish airspace by RUaf and so on….

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Romano : there are no more soviets for +25 years! Thus, NATO broke its promise to not include state directly bordering Russia. Kaliningrad being Russia, they got the right to put whatever they want here, as they have the right to have whatever they want at Ukrainian border, especially since there was a coup by fascists in Ukraine which thratened the lives of Russians in Donbass. To be frank, it’d be better for Ukrainians that Russians operate a regime change here : 1st, these Nazis overthrew a democratically elected prez, then, it has clearly became a dictature (they recently shot… Read more »
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if you take it as it is, then Estonia was purchasde by Peter II from Swedish kingdom for 2 million of (Gulden, or something) and should be a regular russia territory since 500 years. That Russia agreed to let them free…..
Latvia is the same case. Lithuania has been for one century in medieval ages together with poland (15-th century) a kingdom. Otherwise under the prussian or russian rule. So what do those guys want?
You seem to lack a knwledge of European history in this sense. or you spill propaganda here.

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