Poland said about a real opportunity of placing us military bases

© Fotolia / dziewulФлаги Poland, NATO and the European Union at the Presidential Palace in Warsaw. Archival photoPoland said about a real opportunity of placing us military bases© Fotolia / dziewul

The head of the Ministry of national defence of Poland Mariusz Blascak said that he sees a real chance of placing in his country, the American military bases.

Currently Blashak is visiting the US and has already met with members of the house of representatives of the U.S. Congress. Blashak, quoted by the TV station TVN, presented the American parliamentarians «arguments in favor of the permanent presence of us troops»

According to him, the presence in Poland of permanent us military bases there is a «specific, real opportunity.»

«If there was no chance it would have ended only common conversations. Today we will talk about the details,» — said the Minister.

He also said that he discussed in U.S. shipments to Poland of U.S. military equipment, but refused to disclose details.

Earlier, Poland has invited US to host on a permanent basis, American armored division, Warsaw is ready to incur expenditure of the order of 1.5-2 billion dollars. The proposal was made outside the framework of NATO on a bilateral basis.

Recently in Poland actively exaggerated the theme of a military threat that supposedly comes from Russia. In this regard, adopted a program of sharp increase in the number of Polish army in Poland deployed combat battalion of the multinational group of NATO and the armoured brigade of the US army. Poland formally proposed to allocate two billion dollars to deploy in its territory of an American armored division. Moscow has repeatedly stressed that will never attack any of the NATO countries. According to head the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, NATO is well aware of the absence of the Russian Federation plans to attack anyone, but just enjoy the excuse to place more vehicles and battalions near the Russian border.

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