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News Digest from the April & May 2015 editions

RUSSIA THREATENS TO TARGET DANISH WARSHIPS WITH NUKES A decision by Denmark to link its major naval units to a planned Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) shield for Europe provoked a dark warning from a Russian diplomat. Mikhail Vanin, Ambassador to Denmark, reportedly told a Danish newspaper that the country’s decision to contribute to the BMD network meant Copenhagen was forcing Moscow to put its vessels in the cross hairs. “If that happens, ...

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USA’s RUSSIAN THREAT WARNING PROVOKES MOSCOW’s ANGER Europe is facing the twin-pronged threat of Russian aggression and Islamic terrorism, according to the Chairman of the US Joint ...

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