UPDATED: Three US troops hospitalized after inhaling fumes

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On April 9 three US troops were hospitalized from Adazi military field after having inhaled fumes during a military exercise, Latvian Defense Ministry’s representative Kaspars Galkins said.

Three US troops inhaled fumes created for training.

They were taken to Gailezers hospital in Riga. Two of them have been released to the military base, while one of them had to stay in the hospital for further medical tests.

As reported, US troops have been deployed in Latvia on a rotation basis since 2014.

Footage of the live-fire drills taking place April 9 has already been released. Watch it below.


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