Serbian, U.S. Paratroopers Conduct Bilateral Double Eagle Exercise

STUTTGART, Germany, Nov. 13, 2017 — At the invitation of the Serbian government, U.S. Army paratroopers from the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, will conduct a bilateral Serbian and U.S. airborne exercise this week.


U.S. to Seek Russian Approval for Peacekeepers in Eastern Ukraine

U.S., Western officials hope Putin is seeking a way out of separatist conflict

BRUSSELS—U.S. officials are preparing to test Moscow’s willingness to end the Ukraine conflict by seeking Russia’s approval for 20,000 peacekeepers in Ukraine’s embattled east, U.S. and Western officials said.