Large-scale NATO military exercise “Silver Arrow” starts in Latvia


International military exercises “Silver Arrow” will take place in the period from October 17 to October 31 in Latvia, and will be attended by more than 3,000 troops from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, as well as Albania, the United States, Canada, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Romania, and Germany.

As it was told by the Ministry of Defense of Latvia, the goal of the exercise is improving the cooperation between national armed forces with allies and partners, and working out skills in planning of defense operations.

The “Silver Arrow” exercises will also involve reservists.