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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP29 Mar 2017 9:10 p.m. PST

…Facing Europe.

"The deployment of Iskander missiles in Kaliningrad has raised fears in Europe that the territory is becoming Russia's key battle-station.

The deployment of Iskander-M missiles to Kaliningrad in October 2016 was the latest step in the continued militarisation of the Russian enclave. Previously hailed as the pilot region for EU-Russia relations, and even Russia's answer to Hong Kong, it is instead turning into a military bastion, a key outpost of the ‘Russian world', and an ideological battlefield between Russia and the West. What was once referred to as the ‘Kaliningrad puzzle' has quickly become the ‘Kaliningrad headache'…"

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These Russian deployments are making everyone nervous ….


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