Brzezinski: Putin could seize Baltics in "literally" one day

The United States and its allies should deploy troops to Baltic states to deter Russia from staging a possible incursion in those countries, former presidential national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski, told lawmakers Wednesday, AFP reports.
Zbigniew Brzezinski
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