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NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion to kick off Exercise Rising Griffin this weekend

NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battalion to kick off Exercise Rising Griffin this weekend

March 26 the NATo eFP Battalion Battle Group will start Exercise Rising Griffin at General Silvestras Žukauskas Training Area (Pabradė), to run through April 10. The training event will involve roughly 1,000 troops and 200 military vehicles.

The exercise aim is to maintain reediness of the NATO German-led eFP Battalion Battle Group, to hone command and control procedures and to prepare for the upcoming international Exercise Iron Wolf 22-I. It will also involve roughly 100 Spanish military personnel from the NATO eFP Battle Group based in Latvia. They will attend with their designated tanks, IFVs, armored personnel carriers, etc.

Info and photo credits: LITHAF