Germany continues to expand its military presence in LithuaniaGermany continues to expand its military presence in Lithuania
The German Air Force is setting up a Deployable Control and Reporting Centre (DCRC) at Šiauliai Air Base, Lithuania, supplemented by additional sub-elements at Skede, Latvia and Ämari, Estonia. German soldiers are preparing to augment the static CRCs at Karmėlava, Lielvarde (Latvia) and Tallinn (Estonia) and support situational awareness for the airspace in the Baltic […]
What is the status of Ukraine’s relations with NATO?What is the status of Ukraine’s relations with NATO?
Recently, the United States again submitted a bill granting Ukraine the status of the main US ally outside NATO. Earlier, Washington refused to grant Kiev such a status. On June 2, 2020, NATO granted Ukraine the status of an Enhanced Opportunities Partner. Should such a steps be viewed as an increase in Ukraine’s role in the […]
While NATO denies military buildup Ukraine encourages troops to support the protest in BelarusWhile NATO denies military buildup Ukraine encourages troops to support the protest in Belarus
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday that any attempt by the Belarusian government to use the Western alliance as a scapegoat and crackdown on protests was “wrong and unjustified.” Speaking in Berlin before a meeting of European Union defence ministers, Stoltenberg also called for free and fair elections in the country after an Aug. […]
Berlin for the first time this century is showing independence from Washington’s demandsBerlin for the first time this century is showing independence from Washington’s demands
Paul Antonopoulos, independent geopolitical analyst… Although the U.S. can threaten Germany, now during the American election campaign, threats cannot prevent the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline between Russia and Germany. It is interesting to observe how for the first time this century Berlin is resisting demands made by Washington. After the U.S. […]