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US deploys advanced anti-aircraft missiles in Baltics for first time

Reuters , Monday 10 Jul 2017
Patriot missile
Polish and U.S soldiers look at a Patriot missile defense battery during join exercises at the military grouds in Sochaczew, near Warsaw, March 21, 2015 (Photo: Reuters)
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The United States deployed a battery of Patriot long-range anti-aircraft missiles in Lithuania to be used in NATO wargames from Tuesday - the first time the advanced defence system has been brought to the Baltics where Russia has air superiority.

The Patriot battery was brought to the Siaul