14. 09. 2018 14:27
On Friday, the Slovak Shield 2018 international military training started at the military base of Lešť, central Slovakia. Almost 1,500 Slovak soldiers and members of foreign missions of the Armed Forces are participating in this largest international military training held this year in the country. The Slovak Shield 2018 event is focused on current security threats. The training is considered to be one of the most important military trainings in Central Europe. Its participants include soldiers from the V4 countries, i.e. the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia, as well as members of the Indiana National Guard and United States Army Europe.