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Regiments and Battalions of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, present arms during a change of command ceremony May 25 at Fort Riley.

The U.S. Army announced Friday that Fort Riley soldiers will deploy to Europe this fall.

The 1st Infantry Division’s 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team will replace the 3rd ABCT, 4th Infantry Division, as part of a regular rotation of forces to support the United States’ commitment to NATO allies and partners and deter fut. The deployment is part of Atlantic Resolve. The purpose is to build readiness, increase interoperability and enhance relationships with partner militaries throughout Europe, according to the Army.

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