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US TO DEPLOY 1,000 SOLDIERS TO POLAND TO DETER ALLEGED ‘RUSSIAN AGGRESSION’

The United States will send about 1,000 military personnel to Poland in April, German Spiegel magazine wrote, referring to a statement by US Army Europe. According to the report, US military will head toward Europe at the end of March and will be deployed in the town of Orzysz in the northeastern part of the country.   At the last summit of the military alliance in Warsaw, NATO decided to deploy …

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‘Great Rebuilding’ of US Armed Forces Reflects ‘Distrust in NATO’

Commenting on President Trump’s executive order on Friday to launch what he called a “great rebuilding of the Armed Forces,” Russian political and military analysts told Sputnik that it underscores “distrust in NATO,” and the alliance’s capability of ensuring the security of America. On Friday, President Trump made his first visit to the Pentagon since his inauguration on January 20. There he announced …

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Trump considers NATO not being effective

President Donald Trump dissatisfies with NATO’s activities and considers its work as being not effective. According to White House press secretary Sean Spicer, Donald Trump has repeatedly stated his position regarding NATO. Trump said in an interview with the Times of London before his inauguration, that NATO was obsolete “because it was, you know, designed many, many years ago,” and …

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First International NATO Troops Arrived in Lithuania

The first Belgian troops of the international NATO battalion formed under German leadership arrive in Lithuania. About 30 soldiers had already arrived at Palanga Airport, dozens more are due to arrive on January 26. Unfortunate start Part of US armored vehicles deployed in NATO countries has been damaged during the transfer to Poland. In addition, some American tanks accidentally arrived …

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Ukraine Has Become a ‘Weak Spot of Europe, Creating Trouble for Everyone’

Even though Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko considers NATO membership for his country as a strategic priority and hails its relations with the Alliance as ”unprecedented,” Ukraine still keeps knocking on NATO’s door. NATO remains divided about over Ukraine’s bid to join in, but is ready to cooperate with Kiev with no strings attached, the newspaper Izvestia reported, citing an unnamed …

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NATO is ‘Powerless to Meet the Real Threat of International Terrorism’

The North Atlantic Alliance lacks the capacity to tackle real threats like international terrorism, focusing instead on the imaginary threat emanating from Russia, political analyst Alexander Perendzhiev, a lecturer at the Plekhanov Russia University of Economics, told Radio Sputnik. “What is NATO today? The bloc is not even a commercial project, but rather a scam. It is essentially meant to …

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Some 1,000 People Participated in Anti-NATO Protest in Northeastern Italy

According to RIA Novosti correspondent, the march was headed by No Dal Molin Movement, opposing US airbase located in the north of the city. The protesters carried a huge banner, saying “Protection of land for the future without military bases.” “Until the people do not mobilize, until they put pressure on the government to expel the US military from our …

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