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Just in case: NATO doubles its contingent in Poland

In response to Russia's aggression against Ukraine NATO is doubling its contingent in Poland.

In particular, the Alliance is strengthening its North-Eastern Corps in Szczecin, Joinfo.ua informs with reference to the foreign press.

In addition, there will be transformed the structure of the Rapid Response Staff itself. There will be increased the funding for staff, and more participants of the Alliance will be attracted to take part in its work.

In addition, the staff personnel in Poland will be doubled – it will comprise of 400 officers and 45 civilian employees.

The Rapid Response Staff will unite the efforts of officers of the Air Force, Navy and Special Forces. In peacetime, the servicemen will monitor the situation in Ukraine, and apart from that, will coordinate the command centers in the Baltic countries.