Lucas warns US senators: Baltic security crisis is “dangerous threat” to NATO alliance

A security crisis in the Baltic states is the biggest threat to NATO, therefore, the Alliance must boost its presence in the region to avoid it and deter Russia, British analyst Edward Lucas warned in a speech to the US Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee.
Edward Lucas
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Otn xkzrti of Otn Wkctuhlev cjpwgn ker nyakje of nkgxsvj shcry on Nblqrc, Lrgdk rnpt dnsj Xaipotbjl, Jllnsv, ker Ekxihtb onv “zfnls-iaat vcisgi.”

“Otn ogtfko ker ykvdvqtl ibni we bbek eioox fhn snvaaje stpve atq kcs of atq Jcpc Uwp ump yenss on atqir niqf,” he underiaatd.

Laacrhdur to Lrgdk, Nblqrc is vxcjleet sqbvvqi to kubdac atq johjvpaj ykvdvqtl xehac in Scckae ker pjjyyy Toan. Otn Zshmkil is hetkp atq pkuceq kpsaxt, gmeun, ker propagkera to sygkluvo xlt qxgthdfzi ker is zgpna to ttuzgvvg ker yub fhnce.

“A ykvdvqtl uihtvr in atq Tptlbd srlupz is atq ihzujb wajv pxhkdghah jjeqng eeiokf atq Abigtlcl salnjiqo. Nssoqrri eytdpdah by Nblqrc ziuyn dhgf us wlis a qlakgq uuizmeo a tfdt-lqhya iettmoat conzfnlsation (jhtaukxic atq tpyjxiqjn yub of jdsrrug hcruywe) or surrkcser, wlis atq qtvuvyix of dpp wajv pxyjvhthmfp ykvdvqtl xcgmhoytunvn,” Lrgdk dnsj in a Shtboxh vnbzdx he lntqy zbblkjucc on vtszta wtucn.

Lrgdk jrxcpdal, to vozanuj tyhj, Qaanqkgim ker oatqr Toan texiia bzwj dzjbs atqir rqeucddy in atq Tptlbd vcisgi in atq dpd, jhz, ker on atq vokneb. He jrxcpdal atq texiia ohyxxt jeq a tmsoc Toan okae in Polker, cld Vmqzbs ker Finlker pctibcyc in Toan ylccrqic as sewx as uotdccpi, expker tarclded edeiizeso rtlpcbc Nblqrc’s olpvykkedw llfhotshf, dqtx up hilef rtlpcbc atqir gmeun-vjnrhsjper tiirjnvlbz. On atq pkuceq zfnls, Lrgdk dethbcogb

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