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NATO considers military buildup in Eastern Europe to counter Russian threats

U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has said NATO will consider increasing its military presence in the border regions of Eastern Europe to counter increased Russian...

Estonian security report details Russian media threats to Europe

The Estonian Internal Security Service has published an annual report highlighting the threat posed by Russia to the country and to Europe as a...

Russia puts spy behind bars for 13 years

Russia has jailed Yevgeny Mataitis, a former naval officer to 13 years behind bars in Kalingrad. The Federal Security Service (FSB) of Russia stated on April 13 that...

Russian helicopters reportedly violate Polish airspace near Kaliningrad

Russian helicopters allegedly violated Polish airspace last week, according to a Polish publication. The incident occurred near the exclave of Kaliningrad on the Baltic...

Lithuania intelligence: Russia and Belarus may be interfering with armed forces

Lithuania Intelligence Agency VSD (Valstybes Saugumo Departamentas) has published a report accusing Russia and Belarus of infiltrating the nation’s armed forces. In the annual report,...

U.S. Military announces increase in troops for Eastern Europe

The U.S. Military will step up patrols in Eastern Europe to counter “an aggressive Russia”, The U.S. Department of Defense has said. The increase comes...

Criticising Vladimir Putin in Russia could become a crime under proposed...

A draft bill in the Russian Duma could make criticising the president a crime carrying 6 years of jail time.

Ukraine receives an extra €20 million in assistance from the EU

The European Commission has announced an increase in humanitarian aid for Ukraine, aimed at those affected by the conflict in Eastern Ukraine.

NATO warns Russia over Turkish airspace intrusion, Syria bombing campaign

NATO has warned Russia after jets intrude on Turkish airspace, and Russia continues Syrian bombing campaign.

Belarus protests as Russia quietly plans air force base

Russian plans to build an air base in Belarus have been met with protests, as the country increases its military presence in the area.