Poland asked the US to increase the contingent on its territory

The Polish government has asked the United States to expand the US military contingent on its territory. The Polish TV channel TVP reported on Twitter.

The Minister of defense of Poland Mariusz Blaszczak said that Warsaw and Washington have already agreed with the details of this issue. The negotiations are expected to be completed at the end of this year. Also, the head of the Polish Defense Ministry intends to fly for this in the United States.

Blaszczak stressed that the deployment of United States troops in Poland would strengthen the capabilities of the Polish armed forces and increase security in the region.

As you know, in Poland at the moment there are about 4.5 thousand American soldiers.