Its leaders NATO This Friday, February 25, 2022, in the midst of the Russian invasion, the Allies decided to deploy a rapid response force to enhance their defenses. Ukraine.
After a virtual meeting of Allied leaders, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced the deployment of the force by land, sea and air to deal with “any unpleasant situation”.
The Rapid Response Force consists of 40,000 troops capable of deploying in any situation within five days and up to a maximum of 30 people. Just a month ago, the United States announced that it was on high alert to support 8,500 troops. Potential activation of NATO Rapid Action Force in the face of Russian aggression.
This structure includes the International Brigade of the extremely high availability Joint Forces, a battalion of thousands of troops supported by air, naval and special operations forces, which can be deployed urgently in response to a military crisis.