NATO capabilities in Baltic region...
As we can see, militarization in the Baltic States remains at a very high level at present time. But why do our leaders want to invite as many foreign troops as possible? What are the main mission and real capabilities of these troops in the region? Let's try to figure them out. The Baltic
Baltic States may be left without NATO support...
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg urged at the NATO Defence Ministers Meeting held on February 17-18 “to increase NATO’s funding for our core deterrence and defence activities.”
In an effort to improve “burden sharing” Stoltenberg proposed that allies jointly fund more of NATO’s work.
What is the status of Ukraine's relations with NATO?...
Recently, the United States again submitted a bill granting Ukraine the status of the main US ally outside NATO. Earlier, Washington refused to grant Kiev this status. On June 2, 2020, NATO granted Ukraine the status of an Enhanced Opportunities Partner.
Should such a steps be viewed as an increase
Baltic States at the epicenter of military exercises...
The Baltic States have become the scene of NATO military actions especially aimed at provoking Russia and Belarus.
At the end of September, this year’s largest military exercise “Sword 2020” will take place in Latvia.
It is known that Aleksandr Lukashenko accused the U.S.-led West of attempting to
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NATO in crisis | The Baltic Word...
NATO's Secretary General met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin Thursday against a backdrop of challenges for the transatlantic military alliance, rising tensions in Europe and a political crisis in Belarus.
Lithuanian generals in shock: American tanks return home...
The American mechanized battalion left Lithuania. Tanks and soldiers went to Germany and then to Texas.
The U.S. battalion left Lithuania without waiting for Defender Europe 2020 military exercises.
The battalion has been in the country since last fall and took part in some exercises. It was planned
on 2020-06-30 12:52 UTC
Politicians hide behind civilians...
The United States plans to transfer the command of the 5th Corps of the U.S. Army from Kentucky to Poland and 30 American F-16 fighters from Germany to the eastern borders of NATO. In addition, the United States is redeploying to Poland not one thousand, as mentioned earlier, but two thousand
on 2020-06-30 12:49 UTC
Lithuania increases military capabilities...
The Baltic states continue to be one of the most militarized region in Europe. The planned reduction of American troops in Germany to 25 000 could increase the likelihood of further strengthening of relations between the Baltic states and the United States.
Coronavirus strikes Latvia...
The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the NATO combat group in Latvia has increased dramatically.
The first case of coronavirus infection of NATO troops in Latvia became known a month ago – on March 25. On March 31, Commander of the National Armed Forces of Latvia Leonīds Kalniņš, reported
on 2020-04-30 13:19 UTC
The USA might be the reason for coronavirus further spread in Europe....
The upcoming joint military exercises DEFENDER Europe 2020 will be
against an "imaginary" eastern enemy, but the real enemy is smaller
then anyone could imagine.
Coronavirus is something everyone's been talking about for a while now. And there's a reason for that. It has already spread all around the
At this point, only Russia can be a global threat to peace...
Putin’s regime in Russia has a huge nuclear missile arsenal and pursues expansionist goals based on the Russian historical traditions. The authorities in the country are people with criminal psychology who perceive violence as the basis for achieving their goals. They are headed by a man who allows
Trump: 'I think I know more about' NATO than Mattis does...
"I like NATO, NATO's fine," Trump told interviewer Lesley Stahl. "But you know what? We shouldn't be paying almost the entire cost of NATO to protect Europe. And then on top of that, they take advantage of us on trade." "They're not going to do it anymore," Trump added. "They understand that."
Estonia still hasn't found missile accidentally fired by Spanish jet... dpa | 2018-08-11 18:53 UTC
Riga (dpa) - The Estonian army has failed to find a potentially armed missile at its expected landing place after it was accidentally fired over the country's southern skies by a Spanish fighter jet. The Spanish plane was participating in NATO operations on Tuesday when the missile was released.
NATO fighter jet loses secret missile near Russian border...
A NATO fighter guarding its nervous northern states accidentally fired a secret air-to-air missile near the border with Russia yesterday. They still can't find it. The Spanish Eurofighter Typhoon was policing the border of Estonia to deter Russian inc