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President, defence minister head to war games

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Victoria Bieniek 26.09.2017 08:43
Polish President Andrzej Duda and Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz are expected to visit Dragon-17 war games on Tuesday.
Andrzej Duda. Photo: Eliza Radzikowska-Białobrzewska/KPRPAndrzej Duda. Photo: Eliza Radzikowska-Białobrzewska/KPRP

They are set to see a display, meet officers in charge of the drills and the soldiers taking part.

NATO troops, in Poland under a plan to bolster the alliance's eastern flank and troops from Poland's newly-formed Territorial Defence Force are among the 17,000 soldiers takin part in the drills.

The Dragon-17 military exercises, the largest Poland has scheduled this year, started on 21 September and continue until the end of the week. (vb/pk)

Source: IAR

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