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The headquarters of US forces in Europe will be transferred from Germany to Belgium

The headquarters of US forces in Europe will be transferred from Germany to Belgium, said the commander of U.S. forces in Europe and Supreme allied commander of NATO forces in Europe, General Todd Walters.

"With regard to the location of the headquarters of the European command. Now, as you know, he is in Stuttgart (Germany). After solving some issues we expect that it will be displaced to Mons in Belgium," said Walters at a press conference.

During the press conference the head of the Pentagon mark Esper reported that the US withdraw from Germany 11.9 thousand military, 6.4 thousand of them will come back, and the rest will remain in the other NATO countries, including Belgium and Italy.

Now in Mons is the headquarters of the United NATO forces in Europe.