US missile defence shield to be in Poland by 2018

US missile defence shield to be in Poland by 2018




On 15 September, the US and Poland signed a joint statement in which the two countries agreed on the deployment of elements of a missile defence shield in Poland by 2018.

“I welcome the entry into force of the basing agreement between the United States of America and Poland on 15 September. This agreement is yet another sign of progress for NATO's missile defence system which will defend against current and emerging ballistic missile threats,” NATO Secretary-Genera...


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