The U.S. military have the opportunity to participate in NATO maneuvers Brave Warrior within Hungary involving armoured personnel carrier " Stryker ", claim the Hungarian media.
The American government is exploring the possibility of sending tanks M-1 (Abrams and Bradley IFV in Hungary at the General teaching in the coming year.
"The deployment of tanks was raised during a visit to Hungary American commander of land forces in the European Union, Lieutenant-General Ben Hodges. Tanks are able to be placed at a military base near the residential settlements of Varpalota in the coming year, "writes the Hungarian magazine" the napi gazdasag " ( "the Economy today" ). The Creator of the article emphasizes that sending military equipment to Hungary will be a response to NATO on Ukrainian-Russian conflict." Remember, eleven July the chief of staff U.S. army General Raymond Odierno said much about the plans to make wider the number of U.S. forces in the event of a conflict with Russia have the opportunity to be transferred to the European Union. Before the Minister of the air force Deborah Lee James and General Joseph Dunford called the Russian Federation as the biggest threat to the States. The White house added that the statements do not necessarily reflect the position of the USA. Explaining these statements, the head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov said, " First put forward unsubstantiated accusations, excited public opinion, and after it is referenced, when you start to do already is not rhetorical, but a completely practical steps, creating a military infrastructure of NATO near our borders in violation of those obligations, which were taken between Russia and NATO in the framework of the so-called founding act ". In September 2014 the head of the USA Barack Obama called the Russian Federation among the top global threats, along with Ebola and terrorists in the Syrian Arab Republic and Iraq.