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Russia Threatens NATO
« on: December 02, 2015, 01:18:57 PM »
Kremlin: NATO Expansion to East Will Lead to Russian Retaliation


NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg welcomes U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) during a NATO foreign ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, December 2, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Vidal   
 

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday that the continuing expansion of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to the east would lead to retaliatory measures from Russia.

The NATO military alliance on Wednesday invited Montenegro to join its ranks.

Peskov added to journalists that the sanctions that Russia had imposed on Turkey over a downed Russian plane were different from the ones the West had imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis, since Russia’s sanctions on Turkey were preventative and concerned the threat of terrorism.
 

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Re: Russia Threatens NATO
« Reply #1 on: December 03, 2015, 12:51:21 PM »
Another potential sh*t sandwich that we all may yet have to bite on ... just what we need right now  >:(