NATO planning 'rapid-deployment force' of 10,000 troops to counter Russia

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Boy, you can tell NATO are 'in town'...

Lindis Percy: Good grief...looks as if it may happen...diplomacy, mediation, and talk please.
 Too glib about using force...the stakes are very high...and as for what Cameron is saying......

Poroshenko: Ukraine 'close to point of no return'

NATO planning 'rapid-deployment force' of 10,000 troops to counter Russia
NATO is reportedly working towards the creation of an expeditionary force composed of 10,000 troops from seven different member states as a result of escalating tensions with Russia over the conflict in Ukraine.
 According to the Financial Times, the forceís creation will be spearheaded by Britain and involve contributions from Denmark, Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Norway, and the Netherlands. Canada is also interested in joining the group, but itís not known what its final decision will be.
 Although no formal announcement has been made, British Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to declare its formation at the upcoming NATO summit in Wales on September 4th.


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