July 15, 2016
In each installment of “CGI Asks,” a selection of experts respond to a question about developments related to Russia and the region.
At the July 8-9 NATO summit in Warsaw, leaders approved the deployment of 3,000 to 4,000 troops on a rotating basis to Poland and the Baltic States. Moscow has claimed this would effectively violate a clause of the 1997 NATO-Russia Founding Act that prohibits the establishment of permanent NATO bases in Central and Eastern Europe.
This week we asked: Does NATO’s troop deployment violate its agreement with Russia? And if not, could Moscow nevertheless claim a …read more
Source: Center on Global Interests