Photo Credit: Sgt. Daniel Cole, U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs
First Lt. Andrew Rodriguez, a platoon leader with Chosen Company, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, speaks to Estonian Soldiers after a ceremony commemorating new land forces exercises in Estonia, April 28, 2014. The paratroopers, who are part of a company-sized contingent, arrived here to begin exercises with Estonian troops in a series of expanded U.S. land forces training activities in Poland and the Baltic region scheduled to take place for the next few months and beyond. The multinational training fulfills the USAREUR strategic objective of preserving and enhancing NATO interoperability and demonstrates the United States' commitment to NATO Allies.