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Russia warns of retaliation as NATO plans more deployments in Eastern Europe

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(Worthy News) - Russia will reinforce its western and southern flanks with three new divisions by the year-end, officials said on Wednesday, threatening retaliation to NATO's plans to boost its military presence in eastern members Poland and the Baltic States.

While Moscow accuses the Western alliance of threatening its Russia's security, NATO says intensified military drills and its plans for increased deployments on its eastern flank are purely defensive after Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimea in 2014 and backed separatist rebels in Ukraine.

U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said on Monday NATO was weighing up rotating four battalions of troops through eastern member states amid rising tension in the Baltic. [ ... Read More (Source) ]

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2 thoughts on “Russia warns of retaliation as NATO plans more deployments in Eastern Europe

  1. Lol, do you really believe that? I think Russia has finally thrown their weight around too many times. If Russia thinks it is OK to do what ever they choose without regard for others

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