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    Russia Vows to ‘Do Anything’ for Black Sea Balance Despite NATO Plans
    Jul08

    Russia Vows to ‘Do Anything’ for Black Sea Balance Despite NATO Plans

    Russia has issued a warning to NATO not to follow up its troop deployment to the Baltic region with a reinforcement in the Black Sea region, Russian newspaper Kommersant reports. Two years since embarking on a limited but much awaited reinforcement of the Baltic region, NATO announced earlier this year that it will rotate four whole battalions...

    In Ukraine, a Wary Eye Toward America
    Jul08

    In Ukraine, a Wary Eye Toward America

    Front-line troops and faraway locals agree: The U.S. should play a muted role in the country’s complex conflict with Russia. …read more Source: U.S....

    NATO Leaders Meet to Deal With Threats From Russia, South
    Jul08

    NATO Leaders Meet to Deal With Threats From Russia, South

    WARSAW, Poland—Leaders of the NATO military alliance on Friday began a landmark summit that will order ambitious actions against a daunting array of dangers to the security of their nations and citizenry, including a rearmed and increasingly unfriendly Russia to Europe’s east and violent Islamic extremism to the south. “As the challenges we...

    NATO In The Shadow Of Brexit
    Jul08

    NATO In The Shadow Of Brexit

    A new NATO will be on display at the Warsaw summit. But under the shadow of Brexit, the alliance is still grappling with some old schisms. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Hopes For Help Against Russian “Escalation” — Deputy PM
    Jul08

    Ukraine Hopes For Help Against Russian “Escalation” — Deputy PM

    Ukraine is hoping bilateral talks with NATO members at the Warsaw summit will provide it with lethal and non-lethal aid in the face of Russian “escalation” of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Deputy Prime Minister Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze told RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canada to send 450 troops, armoured vehicles to Latvia for NATO force
    Jul08

    Canada to send 450 troops, armoured vehicles to Latvia for NATO force

    WARSAW, Poland – Canada’s defence chief says the country will deploy about 450 soldiers and armoured vehicles to Latvia as part of a beefed-up NATO presence in Eastern Europe that aims to serve as a deterrent to Russia. Gen. Jonathan Vance says the Canadians will team up with other allies to grow the force in Latvia to around 1,000 troops....

    Ukraine urges NATO to concede nothing against Russian threat
    Jul08

    Ukraine urges NATO to concede nothing against Russian threat

    Western nations should not consider revoking tough economic sanctions against Russia, according to the deputy prime minister of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia, France, Germany concerned about fighting in Ukraine
    Jul08

    Russia, France, Germany concerned about fighting in Ukraine

    The leaders of Russia, France and Germany have expressed their concern over a recent uptick in fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia, France, Germany Concerned About Fighting in Ukraine
    Jul08

    Russia, France, Germany Concerned About Fighting in Ukraine

    The leaders of Russia, France and Germany have expressed their concern over a recent uptick in fighting in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    NATO Summit Shows Shift from Reassurance to Deterrence
    Jul08

    NATO Summit Shows Shift from Reassurance to Deterrence

    It is being called the most critical NATO summit since the end of the Cold War. U.S. President Barack Obama began two days of crucial meetings in Warsaw Friday with Brexit at the top of his agenda and concerns of what the departure of NATO’s other heavy-hitter, Britain, from the EU will mean for the security alliance. The United States has...