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Why Does NATO Want to ‘Kill Kaliningrad’?
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Why Does NATO Want to ‘Kill Kaliningrad’?
March 31, 2021

NATO planners see the tiny Russian exclave of Kaliningrad as a threat to the alliance’s eastern members. In 2019, a top U.S. commander said the Pentagon has a plan for destroying the defenses of Kaliningrad with a non-nuclear missile strike that would match the profile of a nuclear one. But is it NATO or Russia who should feel vulnerable?

It’s Back to Cold War Days Over the Baltic
June 16, 2019

There is little doubt that the Western military alliance is attempting to turn the Baltic Sea into a “NATO lake.” Certain Western interests want to make it a zone of war.

It’s Back to Cold War Days Over the Baltic
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Trident Juncture 2018 Is About to Kick Off: NATO’s Big War Games Near Russia’s Borders Never End
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Trident Juncture 2018 Is About to Kick Off: NATO’s Big War Games Near Russia’s Borders Never End
October 11, 2018

The never-ending and provocative exercises are needed to keep tensions high and justify the allocations of funds. This state of constant confrontation with Russia and China rakes in profits.

The Baltic States Never Stop Their War Preparations Against Russia
August 16, 2018

NATO talking about how Russia is threatening the Baltic states (or whoever) is like the pot calling the kettle black.

The Baltic States Never Stop Their War Preparations Against Russia
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The Baltic States Ask the US for a Bigger Military Presence on Their Soil
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The Baltic States Ask the US for a Bigger Military Presence on Their Soil
May 21, 2018

Exercises in the former Soviet republics are being staged to allow the forces to hone their skills for conducting offensive operations against Russia, not for fending off attacks from trenches dug along the lines of defense.

US, Sweden and Finland Boost Military Cooperation to Form New Alliance
May 14, 2018

The idea of the Russia bogeyman is being exploited by the US in order to reach its foreign-policy goals. Northern Europe is being turned into a hornet’s nest, with its good-neighbor policy gradually being replaced with confrontation that benefits the US but makes the region less secure.

US, Sweden and Finland Boost Military Cooperation to Form New Alliance
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Sweden: Giving Up Neutrality Against People’s Will
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Sweden: Giving Up Neutrality Against People’s Will
September 13, 2017

Sweden, a non-NATO nation, has launched its largest military exercise in over 20 years. The drills are being conducted at Russia’s doorstep amid rising military activity in the Baltic Sea region. The timing (Sept. 11-29) is outright provocative as Aurora 2017 is taking place at about the same time (Sept. 14-20) as Zapad 2017, a major Russian exercise in Belarus.

NATO: Whipping Up Hysteria over Russia’s ‘Threat’ from Kaliningrad Region
June 12, 2017

On June 5, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite said that having Russia and Belarus in the same neighborhood is a major threat to the Baltic States and Poland. According to her, the militarization of Kaliningrad region plus the use of the Belarusian territory for «various military experiments and aggressive games directed against the West» are also significant hazards…

NATO: Whipping Up Hysteria over Russia’s ‘Threat’ from Kaliningrad Region
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