The US soldiers of the 2nd Cavalry regiment have crossed the Polish border on 2nd February, and reached the city of Torun within 2 days. The plan assumes that these forces will stay in Torun (Thorn) until 13th February, and then they will continue their journey to Lithuania.
On Saturday, 6th February, the US soldiers presented their equipment to the citizens of Toruń and the tourists, within the area of the Old Square.
Stryker IFV is one of the vehicles that was presented on Saturday. The vehicle presented in Torun was a command platform, equipped with an optronic system featuring a laser rangefinder.
Moreover, the presentation also involved the Humvee vehicles, counter-battery radar and the main armament used by the element - towed 155 mm M777 howitzer, capable of using conventional and guided ammunition.