A NATO air force exercise joined by the Hungarian army’s Gripen fighters has begun in Lithuania and two other Baltic states, the Lithuanian armed forces’ command said on Tuesday.
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Participants in the Ramstein Alloy exercise practice intercepts, air to air refueling, and search and rescue operations in the Baltic airspace, the command said in a statement.
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The exercise is also attended by the air forces of Finland, the Netherlands, Poland, Germany, Norway, and Sweden.
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