200 U.S. Soldiers to Conduct Military Exercises in Moldova

Posted May 2, 2016 at 8:52am

The Associated Press reports that “some 200 U.S. soldiers will arrive in Moldova for more than two weeks of exercises, in a show of U.S. military strength in the region.”  

“The Moldovan defense ministry said the troops will arrive Monday from Romania in dozens of armored vehicles for the exercises.”  

“Moldova’s pro-Russian opposition says it will stage protests against the May 3-20 joint exercises.”