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NATO assesses likelihood of WAR with Russia

A military conflict between Russia and NATO is unlikely, but it is possible when one reads a report published by the NATO Defense College titled: “Why the Baltics matter. Defending NATO’s North-Eastern border.” According to the document, it is necessary to send more American troops to the region because, in the opinion of the author […]

US Amasses Troops in Europe, Pentagon Warns of “Nuclear Catastrophe”

The United States has started the deployment of troops from Belgium to Eastern Europe as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve, reports the Defense News portal with reference to a representative of US forces in Europe. According to Defense News, the deployment is for large-scale maneuvers aimed at training for a swift deployment of troops on […]

US largest nuclear bomber ‘casually’ trains over the Baltics

January 11, 2018 – FRN –  Vesti – translated by Inessa Sinchougova  The B-52N strategic nuclear bomber of the US Armed Forces conducted a training flight over the Baltic Sea. The plane was loaded with training ammunition. Simultaneously with the bomber above the Baltic, there were several more reconnaissance aircraft. They were an American RC-135W aircraft […]

Epiphany: Lithuania thinks it might be better to cooperate with Russia

December 24, 2017 – FRN –  RIA News – translated by Inessa Sinchougova  President of Lithuania, Dalia Grybauskaite, summing up the results of 2017 and describing the future of the republic, stated that it is necessary to cooperate with Russia, not to fight it. “Relations with our neighbor will remain difficult in the coming years. If […]

The Baltics decide they too will fight the Islamic State in the Middle East

November 23 , 2017 – Fort Russ News –  RIA News – translated by Inessa Sinchougova Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia intend to fight the terrorist group Islamic State in the Middle East. This was announced by Lt. Gen. Jonas Vytautas Zukauskas, commander of the Lithuanian Armed Forces. “First there was the idea of ​​creating a common […]