Russian Warns of Military Response to NATO Plan

A senior Russian legislator has condemned recent reports that the Western military alliance NATO was seeking to expand its military infrastructure, and he has threatened Russian reciprocation. Yuri Shvytkin, deputy chairman of the defense committee in Russia’s lower house of parliament, responded Wednesday to reports that NATO was looking to reorganize its structure to include two…

Nizhniy Tagil, Russia – September 26. 2013: Visitors examine military equipment on exhibition range. Antiaircraft gun missile system ZSU-23-4M4 Shilka-M4. Russia Arms Expo-2013 – Editorial credit: Sergei Butorin / Shutterstock.com