Alexei Pushkov told how the Alliance is trying to implement their plans against the two countries.
Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov said in comments to the newspaper “Vzglyad” that Russia must respond to the statement of Jens Stoltenberg about the “expansion to the East.” About it reports “Russian Dialogue“, reports the “League news Russia”.
As we know, Jens Stoltenberg said that the accession of individual countries in NATO, for example, Ukraine or Georgia, is a matter only of States candidates. However, he noted that Russia should not be regarded as a provocation of NATO expansion to the East.
Pushkov, commenting on the statement, stressed that NATO membership of any state, nearby, is a threat. However, the Alliance never gave Russia promises that it will not happen, so arrangements the unit does not break.
He also added that Stoltenberg can not believe it: once NATO said that Alliance membership for the Baltic States is not a threat to Russia, and then there were US bases, then Russia said the same thing in Poland, and now there is placed a missile defense system.
In addition, Senator Alexei Pushkov posted on Twitter a comment on claimed the Ukrainian law on not allowing Russian observers to the elections in the country.