Edition:
India
Pictures | Sat Jan 14, 2017 | 12:46am IST

U.S. military in eastern Europe since Crimea conflict

U.S soldiers arrive to Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS

U.S soldiers arrive to Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS

U.S soldiers arrive to Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS
Close
1 / 25
U.S. paratroopers of the 173rd Airborne Brigade take part in sky jump "Bayonet Strike" excercise in Adazi, Latvia, September 12, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. paratroopers of the 173rd Airborne Brigade take part in sky jump "Bayonet Strike" excercise in Adazi, Latvia, September 12, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. paratroopers of the 173rd Airborne Brigade take part in sky jump "Bayonet Strike" excercise in Adazi, Latvia, September 12, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Close
2 / 25
Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. ...more

Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
3 / 25
A paratrooper from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participates in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade' soldiers at Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A paratrooper from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participates in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade' soldiers at Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. ...more

A paratrooper from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participates in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade' soldiers at Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
4 / 25
Villagers look at a passing U.S. military vehicle near Malu village in Romania May 13, 2015. Troops assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment of the U.S army are in Romania to participate in Operation Atlantic Resolve-South, an international military exercise. REUTERS/Ovidiu Micsik/Inquam Photos

Villagers look at a passing U.S. military vehicle near Malu village in Romania May 13, 2015. Troops assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment of the U.S army are in Romania to participate in Operation Atlantic Resolve-South, an international...more

Villagers look at a passing U.S. military vehicle near Malu village in Romania May 13, 2015. Troops assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment of the U.S army are in Romania to participate in Operation Atlantic Resolve-South, an international military exercise. REUTERS/Ovidiu Micsik/Inquam Photos
Close
5 / 25
Poland's Generals Miroslaw Rozanski and Marek Tomaszycki and U.S. General Richard D. Clarke attend a news conference during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Poland's Generals Miroslaw Rozanski and Marek Tomaszycki and U.S. General Richard D. Clarke attend a news conference during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Poland's Generals Miroslaw Rozanski and Marek Tomaszycki and U.S. General Richard D. Clarke attend a news conference during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
6 / 25
U.S. servicemen attend an opening ceremony of U.S. led joint military exercise "Noble Partner 2016" in Vaziani, Georgia, May 11, 2016. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili

U.S. servicemen attend an opening ceremony of U.S. led joint military exercise "Noble Partner 2016" in Vaziani, Georgia, May 11, 2016. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili

U.S. servicemen attend an opening ceremony of U.S. led joint military exercise "Noble Partner 2016" in Vaziani, Georgia, May 11, 2016. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili
Close
7 / 25
A controller monitors at screens aboard a NATO AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control Systems) aircraft during a surveillance flight over Romania April 16, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A controller monitors at screens aboard a NATO AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control Systems) aircraft during a surveillance flight over Romania April 16, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A controller monitors at screens aboard a NATO AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control Systems) aircraft during a surveillance flight over Romania April 16, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Close
8 / 25
Troops from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate at the NATO-led exercise "Orzel Alert" held together with Canada's 3rd Battalion and Princess Patricia's Light Infantry, and Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade in Bledowska Desert in Chechlo, near Olkusz, south Poland May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Troops from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate at the NATO-led exercise "Orzel Alert" held together with Canada's 3rd Battalion and Princess Patricia's Light Infantry, and Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade in Bledowska Desert...more

Troops from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate at the NATO-led exercise "Orzel Alert" held together with Canada's 3rd Battalion and Princess Patricia's Light Infantry, and Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade in Bledowska Desert in Chechlo, near Olkusz, south Poland May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
9 / 25
U.S. army soldiers with their M1 Abrams take part in the "Saber Strike" NATO military exercise in Adazi, Latvia, June 11, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. army soldiers with their M1 Abrams take part in the "Saber Strike" NATO military exercise in Adazi, Latvia, June 11, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. army soldiers with their M1 Abrams take part in the "Saber Strike" NATO military exercise in Adazi, Latvia, June 11, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Close
10 / 25
Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014....more

Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
11 / 25
A U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldier passes by a Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade soldier during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldier passes by a Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade soldier during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldier passes by a Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade soldier during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
12 / 25
Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade soldiers walk with U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldiers during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade soldiers walk with U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldiers during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade soldiers walk with U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldiers during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
13 / 25
Servicemen of the U.S. Army's 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (standing) train members of the Ukrainian National Guard during a joint military exercise called "Fearless Guardian 2015" at the International Peacekeeping and Security Center near the western village of Starychy, Ukraine, May 7, 2015. REUTERS/Roman Baluk

Servicemen of the U.S. Army's 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (standing) train members of the Ukrainian National Guard during a joint military exercise called "Fearless Guardian 2015" at the International Peacekeeping and Security Center near the...more

Servicemen of the U.S. Army's 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (standing) train members of the Ukrainian National Guard during a joint military exercise called "Fearless Guardian 2015" at the International Peacekeeping and Security Center near the western village of Starychy, Ukraine, May 7, 2015. REUTERS/Roman Baluk
Close
14 / 25
U.S. troops sit on the top of a military vehicle as their convoy passes near Malu village, Romania May 13, 2015. REUTERS/Ovidiu Micsik/Inquam Photos

U.S. troops sit on the top of a military vehicle as their convoy passes near Malu village, Romania May 13, 2015. REUTERS/Ovidiu Micsik/Inquam Photos

U.S. troops sit on the top of a military vehicle as their convoy passes near Malu village, Romania May 13, 2015. REUTERS/Ovidiu Micsik/Inquam Photos
Close
15 / 25
Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade paratroopers jump from a C-130 Hercules plane during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade paratroopers jump from a C-130 Hercules plane during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Poland's 6th Airborne Brigade paratroopers jump from a C-130 Hercules plane during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
16 / 25
U.S. soldiers arrive to Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS

U.S. soldiers arrive to Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS

U.S. soldiers arrive to Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS
Close
17 / 25
U.S. army soldiers take part in the "Saber Strike" NATO military exercise in Adazi, Latvia, June 13, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. army soldiers take part in the "Saber Strike" NATO military exercise in Adazi, Latvia, June 13, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. army soldiers take part in the "Saber Strike" NATO military exercise in Adazi, Latvia, June 13, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Close
18 / 25
A local man inspects U.S. troops machine gun during tactical road march Dragoon Ride II display in Daugavpils, Latvia, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

A local man inspects U.S. troops machine gun during tactical road march Dragoon Ride II display in Daugavpils, Latvia, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

A local man inspects U.S. troops machine gun during tactical road march Dragoon Ride II display in Daugavpils, Latvia, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Close
19 / 25
Captain Tomasz Neuman (R), company commander of Polish 6 Airborne Brigade, and Captain Tadeusz Borawski, company commander of the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, discuss after participating in training exercises at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Captain Tomasz Neuman (R), company commander of Polish 6 Airborne Brigade, and Captain Tadeusz Borawski, company commander of the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, discuss after participating in training exercises at the Land Forces...more

Captain Tomasz Neuman (R), company commander of Polish 6 Airborne Brigade, and Captain Tadeusz Borawski, company commander of the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, discuss after participating in training exercises at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
20 / 25
Paratroopers in camouflage from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team smile after participating in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Paratroopers in camouflage from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team smile after participating in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north...more

Paratroopers in camouflage from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team smile after participating in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
21 / 25
U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldiers walk during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldiers walk during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

U.S. 82nd Airborne Division soldiers walk during the NATO allies' Anakonda 16 exercise near Torun, Poland, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
22 / 25
Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014....more

Paratroopers from the U.S. Army's 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team participate in training exercises with the Polish 6 Airborne Brigade soldiers at the Land Forces Training Centre in Oleszno near Drawsko Pomorskie, north west Poland, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Close
23 / 25
U.S soldiers arrive in Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS

U.S soldiers arrive in Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS

U.S soldiers arrive in Zagan as part of NATO deployment, Zagan, Poland January 12, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Anna Krasko via REUTERS
Close
24 / 25
U.S. soldier looks on during tactical road march Dragoon Ride II display in Daugavpils, Latvia, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. soldier looks on during tactical road march Dragoon Ride II display in Daugavpils, Latvia, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

U.S. soldier looks on during tactical road march Dragoon Ride II display in Daugavpils, Latvia, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Close
25 / 25

Next Slideshows

Lights out in Gaza

On the darkened streets of Beit Lahiya after a power cut in the northern Gaza Strip.

13 Jan 2017

Joe Biden's time as vice president

Looking back at Joe Biden over his eight years as vice president of the United States.

13 Jan 2017

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

13 Jan 2017

Demining Syria

Fighters from the Free Syrian Army collect improvised explosives that were planted by Islamic State fighters on the outskirts of the northern Syrian town of...

12 Jan 2017

MORE IN PICTURES

Trump's first year in office

Trump's first year in office

Images from the first year of Donald Trump's presidency.

America divided over Trump

America divided over Trump

From supporters' rallies to Women's Marches, a look back at a year of polarized politics.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Pope visits Chile and Peru

Pope visits Chile and Peru

Pope Francis hopes to inject new confidence in the two staunchly Catholic countries where the Church's credibility has been severely damaged by sexual abuse scandals.

North Korea's eclectic architecture

North Korea's eclectic architecture

Futuristic skyscrapers meet socialist monuments in the reclusive state.

Best of Australian Open

Best of Australian Open

Highlights as the top seeds face off in Melbourne.

Dakar Rally 2018

Dakar Rally 2018

Stunning images as vehicles race from Peru to Argentina.

Marking the Epiphany

Marking the Epiphany

Orthodox Christians celebrate Epiphany by immersing themselves in waters.

Venezuela's empty shelves

Venezuela's empty shelves

Despite hours in lines, Venezuelans increasingly find groceries have run out before they can buy them.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast