German Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht meets soldiers as she visits Rukla military base in Lithuania on Sunday. Photo: Reuters
German Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht meets soldiers as she visits Rukla military base in Lithuania on Sunday. Photo: Reuters
Nato

Russia can’t ‘dictate’ to Nato on regional security, German defence minister says

  • Berlin’s defence chief spoke during a visit to Lithuania, which is worried about security after Russia amassed tens of thousands of troops near Ukraine
  • On Friday, Moscow set out a list of demands for the West that includes withdrawing Nato battalions from ex-Soviet states Poland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

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German Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht meets soldiers as she visits Rukla military base in Lithuania on Sunday. Photo: Reuters
German Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht meets soldiers as she visits Rukla military base in Lithuania on Sunday. Photo: Reuters
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