World War 3: Macron sends French troops and tanks to Russian border

Posted In: News Date:Apr 20th, 2019

A total of 300 soldiers, four tanks and 25 infantry fighting vehicles will be dispatched on Tuesday to Tapa, which is located 90 miles from the Russian border, where they will be stationed until August, according to the website of the French embassy in Estonia. The contingent, which will serve in the UK-led battle group, is comprised of the French army’s second brigade, as well as Foreign Legion soldiers. Contingent member Major Marc Antoine said: “We are very pleased that we can work together with our allies and improve our interoperability.”