U.S. sending 2,000 North Carolina-based troops to Europe amid Russia-Ukraine tensions

1,000 soldiers based in Germany will move to Romania, while 2,000 troops from Fort Bragg in North Carolina will deploy to Poland and Germany

By: - February 2, 2022 11:05 am
Fort Bragg soldiers

In this 2015 file photo, Lt. General Joseph Anderson handed over the command of XVIII Airborne Corps to Lt. General Stephen Townsend during the change of command ceremony at Main Post Parade Field at Fort Bragg in North Carolina. (Courtesy of Fort Bragg)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.