British soldiers from NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group Estonia have put on an impressive armoured live-fire display in Latvia.
Troops from the UK-led NATO enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) Battle Group based in Estonia travelled to Latvia to conduct armoured vehicle drills and training. In an exercise that included a live-fire display from the British Army Challenger 2 tanks, the battle group demonstrated its continued readiness and alertness throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
This NATO Multimedia footage released today includes various shots of the British Army Challenger 2 tanks firing, shots of UK soldiers training and an interview with Colonel Paul Clayton, Commander of the UK contribution to NATO eFP Battle Groups Estonia and Poland. Aerial shots courtesy of the Latvian Ministry of Defence. Night and POV shots courtesy eFP Command Estonia, copyright of the UK Ministry of Defence.