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    NATO to Strengthen in Black Sea Region Despite Russia Warning
    Jun15

    NATO to Strengthen in Black Sea Region Despite Russia Warning

    NATO is looking to further reinforce the Black Sea region despite Russia’s warning it is prepared to neutralize any perceived threats to its security there. The alliance is already set to strengthen its eastern flank with four new multinational battalions in Poland and the Baltics, countries that have expressed concern at the increased...

    NATO outlines military support for Ukraine
    Jun15

    NATO outlines military support for Ukraine

    Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg calls for Russia to end involvement in country …read more Source: World...

    The Latest: Slovakia leads Russia 2-0 at halftime
    Jun15

    The Latest: Slovakia leads Russia 2-0 at halftime

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local): ___ 4:51 p.m. Marek Hamsik scored one goal and set up another to give Slovakia a 2-0 halftime lead over Russia at the European Championship. Vladimir Weiss left the Russian defense looking embarrassed by putting first-time finalist Slovakia in front in the 32nd...

    Russia in Europe: May 1 – June 14, 2016
    Jun15

    Russia in Europe: May 1 – June 14, 2016

    Kathleen Weinberger and the ISW Russia-Ukraine Team DOWNLOAD PDF Russia heightened its military posture in Europe by projecting its land, air and naval capabilities. The Russian Ministry of Defense announced on May 4 that it would create three new combined-arms divisions in the Western and Southern military districts, with a second announcement...

    Views from Tbilisi: Prospects for Georgia’s NATO membership should be assessed by the conjunction “when” rather than “if”
    Jun15

    Views from Tbilisi: Prospects for Georgia’s NATO membership should be assessed by the conjunction “when” rather than “if”

    The prospects for Georgia’s NATO membership should be assessed by the conjunction “when” rather than “if”, Vasil Sikharulidze, foreign ambassador of Georgia to the United States, Chairman of the Atlantic Council of Georgia, has told ArmInfo in an interview organized by the “Region” Research Center. He...

    All conflicts in CIS should be solved in a peaceful way: Lavrov
    Jun15

    All conflicts in CIS should be solved in a peaceful way: Lavrov

    “All conflicts on CIS territory and in any other region should be solved exceptionally in a peaceful way through political-diplomatic means,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said, addressing the State Duma. “This refers to the crisis in Ukraine, the issues of Transnistria and Nagorno Karabakh,” he said. “The most important is to respect...

    Hybrid war in times of cold peace
    Jun15

    Hybrid war in times of cold peace

    At the insistence of Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia NATO is to deploy 4 infantry divisions to its Eastern Wing, in order to be better prepared against possible Russian aggression. Undoubtedly, we are responding to Russia’s actions in Ukraine, because prior to the illegal annexation of Crimea no one was talking about such military...

    NATO says Ukraine ceasefire barely holding, scolds Russia
    Jun15

    NATO says Ukraine ceasefire barely holding, scolds Russia

    “Russia supports the separatists … with equipment, with weapons. They also mass troops along the Ukrainian border,” NATO’s chief Jens Stoltenberg saidNATO to send troops to deter Russia, Putin orders snap checksNervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter RussiaRussia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO...

    Germany’s Schaeuble says sanctions on Russia should be kept
    Jun15

    Germany’s Schaeuble says sanctions on Russia should be kept

    German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Wednesday that sanctions on Russia are the right course of action for the moment and that relations with Moscow cannot return to normal until it improves its human rights record. …read more Source: Channel...

    Germany's Schaeuble says sanctions on Russia should be kept
    Jun15

    Germany's Schaeuble says sanctions on Russia should be kept

    WARSAW (Reuters) – German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Wednesday that sanctions on Russia are the right course of action for the moment and that relations with Moscow cannot return to normal until it improves its human rights record. …read more Source: The...