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The expansionism of Russia could pose ‘existential threat’: NATO Gen. Adrian Bradshaw

February 21, 2015 6:29 pm
The expansionism of Russia could pose ‘existential threat’: NATO Gen. Adrian Bradshaw

Russia could try to seize territory from NATO states off the back of fighting in Ukraine, the military alliance’s deputy commander in Europe said Friday. Gen. Adrian Bradshaw, NATO’s Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe, spoke as Germany and France pushed for the crumbling cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, where pro-Russian rebels […]

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Latvia

December 10, 2012 1:32 pm

Latvia, country in northeastern Europe, nestled between Lithuania and Estonia on the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea. Latvia’s picturesque landscape features gently rolling hills and thick forests interspersed with numerous rivers, lakes, and marshes. Ethnic Latvians constitute a slight majority of the population, while Russians make up the largest minority group. In […]

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