It became known about the NATO plan to increase the number of troops near the borders with Russia
Warlords NATO the defense plan will be updated in the spring. To carry out new tasks, it will be necessary to expand the number of soldiers to 300 thousand people, writes Politico.
A senior military officer, whose name has not been released, said that NATO forces will be required to resist the “realistic Russia“. Therefore, the alliance should increase the number of soldiers. Now NATO member states are concerned about their stockpiles of weapons, but Ukraine also asks for more military supplies. It is assumed that not all countries of the bloc will be able to meet these needs.
Earlier in USA appreciated Ukraine’s chances of winning without NATO’s help. US Army Lieutenant Colonel Tony Shaffer stated that Kyiv will lose without the direct intervention of the North Atlantic Alliance.