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Usackas doesn’t see Russia as direct military threat to Baltic countries

Monday, October 22, 2018

Vygaudas Usackas, a former EU ambassador to Moscow, says he does not think Russia poses a direct military threat to the Baltic countries. In a Homeland Union–Lithuanian Christian Democrats (HU-LCD) presidential primary debate on Tuesday evening, Usackas criticized MP Ingrida Simonyte’s position that Russia is a threat to Lithuania. “I don’t see Russia as a direct threat to the Baltic states at the moment. The Pentagon and NATO don’t see…