The Russian General staff saw the borders of «the fist of NATO»
The North Atlantic Alliance forms a striking offensive fist near the Russian border, according to the Russian military.
The Russian General staff say that NATO is increasing its strike capabilities at the borders of the Russian Federation. On Thursday, July 11, the representative of Department Andrey Sterlin declared it. According to him, now we are not talking about the defense of the North Atlantic Alliance, but about the creation of a «shock offensive fist near the Russian border.»
«The so-called operational readiness units consisting of 30 mechanized battalions, 30 air squadrons, and 30 ships will be created in order to expand the capabilities for the transfer of troops by 2020,» Sterling said.
According to him, the number of NATO exercises and exercises at the national level has more than doubled.
It is worth noting that now in the Black sea are exercises sea breeze 2019 with the participation of NATO ships.