'Patriot' Deal Inked in Warsaw

'Patriot' Deal Inked in Warsaw 6 July, 2017

The Polish Defense Ministry announced today a contract has been signed with the US government for the delivery of Patriot missile systems. According to the announcement, the deliveries will begin in 2022. Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz stated that the systems would be equipped with advanced Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS).

The signing ceremony took place during US President Donald Trump's visit to Warsaw. The country is expected to receive eight batteries with an approximate cost of $7.5 billion.

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