Poland Courts American Boots

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Series Details 29.05.18
Publication Date 29/05/2018
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In this analysis feature the author suggested that NATO was not providing the security the Polish government had long wanted. Warsaw was not sure also that the Trump administration would either.

Poland wanted the United States to deploy American troops in Poland on a permanent basis. And Warsaw was willing to pay $2 billion to establish joint military installations and provide more flexible movement of US forces.

Source Link http://carnegieeurope.eu/strategiceurope/76462?lang=en
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European Council on Foreign Relations: Policy Brief, January 2018: Poland and European Defence Integration http://www.europeansources.info/record/poland-and-european-defence-integration/
United Kingdom: Prime Minister's Office: Policy Paper, December 2017: UK-Poland intergovernmental consultations, 21 December 2017: Joint Communiqué (et al) http://www.europeansources.info/record/uk-poland-intergovernmental-consultations-21-december-2017-joint-communique/
Deutsche Welle: Article, 14.01.17: Polish government welcomes arrival of US troops, while NATO eyes Russia http://www.europeansources.info/record/polish-government-welcomes-arrival-of-us-troops-while-nato-eyes-russia/
Politico, 27-29.05.18: Poland offers US up to $2B for permanent military base https://www.politico.eu/article/nato-poland-offers-us-up-to-2-billion-for-permanent-american-military-base/
Poland: Ministry of National Defence: Draft Policy Paper, 2018: Proposal for a U.S. Permanent Presence in Poland https://g8fip1kplyr33r3krz5b97d1-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Proposal-for-a-U.S.-Permanent-Presence-in-Poland-2018.pdf
Radio Poland, 07.05.18: ‘Real chance’ of US boosting military presence in Poland: defence minister http://www.thenews.pl/1/10/Artykul/362193,%E2%80%98Real-chance%E2%80%99-of-US-boosting-military-presence-in-Poland-defence-minister

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