First company-sized German unit to arrive in Estonia at beginning of July

  • 2016-06-28
  • BNS/TBT STAFF/TALLINN
A company of German Gebirgsjaeger or mountain infantry is set to arrive in Estonia at the beginning of July and will be replaced by another unit of the same battalion in August. Two companies of the 231st Mountain Infantry Battalion, 23rd Mountain Infantry Brigade of the German armed forces are scheduled to be stationed in Estonia this year, military spokespeople in Tallinn said. The advance unit of the first company has already arrived and currently, the rest of the troops plan to join it next week. The company will remain in Estonia until mid-August and the unit replaci...
 
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