NATO has organized a large-scale military exercises in Estonia which are being carried out directly on the border with Russia. German soldiers are also actively taking part in the maneuver, German newspaper Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten (DWN) reported. More than 5,000 soldiers from Germany, Estonia, the USA, the Netherlands, Great Britain, Lithuania and Latvia are currently taking part in NATO maneuvers in Estonia, DWN wrote, citing Delfi.

The maneuver “Spring Storm” is taking place 30 kilometers away from the Russian border and will last until May 20. Previously, Raimonds Graube, commander of the army of another Baltic state, Latvia, called Russia’s political leadership “unpredictable” and appealed to NATO to be ready for a corresponding response. READ MORE