Putin: Russia and its partners insist on the inadmissibility of NATO's eastward expansion
Russia and its partners will continue to insist on the inadmissibility of NATO eastward expansion. The North Atlantic Alliance must provide appropriate legal guarantees, urged Russian President Vladimir Putin. The quote is given by RIA Novosti.
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The North Atlantic Alliance and Russia in October 2021 mutually expelled their diplomatic staff. The aggravation happened at the filing of Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, who reduced the number of the Russian mission in Brussels to 10 people. Russia believes that the alliance is actively making plans to expand, including to Central Asia.