According to the newspaper maneuvers can be used to scare neighboring countries, such as Poland, Ukraine and the Baltic states. He added that the maneuvers have confirmed the modernization of the Russian armed forces, which occurred in the last ten years. They also indicate a willingness to confront NATO forces if there would be such a need – indicates the “FT”. Official estimates that there are grounds for doing so, to suspect that exercise Zapad-2017 will be significantly greater than the declared Moscow; in fact, according to the newspaper may be the largest maneuvers in Europe since the Cold War. “FT” recalls that maneuvers Zapad in 2013 was attended by a total of approx. 75 thousand. people – six times more than promised Moscow. “The scope of the current preparations for the upcoming maneuvers suggests that this year’s exercises can be at least as many” – emphasizes the newspaper. The British newspaper notes that Russia, like any other country, has the right to conduct military exercises on its territory and in the territory willing to allies.
Notes, however, that Moscow should at the same time to comply fully with its obligations under the Vienna Document. Throughout the duration of the exercise western countries should be sensitive to incidents or provocations, which could lead to a dangerous escalation and should discharge its response carefully. “In the long term, the West should support the NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in getting rid of the gaps in the Vi Continue reading “Pay For A Research Paper Com – Among the accused is Father Dominic, who was one of the participants in the incident.”