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Russia trying to pressure NATO to leave Baltic Sea

Friday, May 11, 2018

By harassing NATO warships, Russia is clearly attempting to pressure the alliance to leave the Baltic Sea, Estonian Defense Minister Juri Luik told Finnish media. “Russian warships have been clearly attempting to pressure NATO to leave the Baltic Sea,” Luik told Finnish newspaper Helsingin Sanomat in an interview published on Thursday. Luik said that Russian warships harass NATO vessels by following them or passing them by at a close distance.…