WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Earlier on Friday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States will send about 1,000 soldiers to Poland.
8 July 2016, 19:09 GMT
"The actual specific location, it is between couple of different places, we will need to finalize that with the Polish government," Slotkin stated.
Slotkin said the battalion, which will serve under the NATO hat, will arrive to Poland by mid-2017.
Obama is currently on a visit to Warsaw for the latest NATO summit taking place on July 8-9.