Watch: American armor arrives at Ādaži base

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On February 8, US tanks and a variety of other military equipment arrived as scheduled in the Ādaži military base on the northern outskirts of Riga, reported LSM's Russian-language service.

The vehicles, which include 15 of the famous M1 Abrams tanks (earlier on we reported about 14 -- sorry!), were sent from Poland by rail. 

Ahead of the equipment came more than 200 US military personnel, who arrived early February 5.

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The deployment comes in advance of the arrival in the Spring of a multinational NATO battalion led by Canada which is designed to deter any aggression from Russia. 

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