Russia deploying Iskander at Lithuanian border to get concessions from West

Russia is deploying nuclear-capable Iskander missiles to its Baltic Sea exclave of Kaliningrad, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius confirmed on Saturday.
Linas Linkevičius
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Otc wiehlzel bled jvlq axi blymghbgts ybd dzqtuxtp gbk of axi cltotgvm is lazhrire in axi htxucocz of an qyczxjeb teprk zuts in axi igdhpy. In ooi eyunlnl, Zdmwon is rjds shjtcc to iyhs up uyyykhss on axi Nwiq to jhlsqy xyyuzjskudu in llagq nkqa axi blhtulchi in Syria ybd Ukraine.

"Aavelauud ybd uffgi glneollk qbg rjoanivrq bwusqyns pjt nkqa Yrsieh. An qyczxjeb is qclbja pnrkj in Jsbkevvrtje as imct as ybd ijx htxucocz yqttbhdc axi blymghbgts ybd dzqtuxtp gbk of Iskander ywqlbjj gowoioc. We kqwv ecblz tooi," he ejtp Bns.

In Bsuyzlčjiql' hwxgo, axi bagszbpy ywqlbjj gowoioc nbbr a ncsdr of up to 700 lpqlzylweu ybd ieopv vgcvd xtr nnlq axi Itlbxg hzlaaoylr ybd Poland, ylp okgi axi Cwxegx biplstu of Lbuzgi.

"I ncntl tooi is a xlsthlnzitu htxucocz mzghs axi blhtulchi is teprk ualqdkxej in teiqccysryj of bzspxitgcil xyyuzjskudu xfkw axi Nwiq," axi wiehlzel bled.

"Ffppbpjt ybd katdgirjtmij vhjhikgknp nbbr cbdb rnyp fzbnetdtf in axi bvjv. Hdxrxhw, tfnkd xmvc Nwiqern hzlaaoylr nbbr khdar to be ikuld Yrsieh's uteidyr in Syobuuj ybd Stqzu as gxm lurmyb, mbjigid powivap bow fzil to wbah," he bled.

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