Lithuania Boosts NATO’s Baltics Border Defenses With Eye on Russia

March 22, 2017 01:23 AM
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NATO earlier this year sent additional troops to the Baltics to reassure the former Soviet states against a resurgent Russia, which described the deployment as threatening. Lithuania plans to build a border fence along Russia's strategic Kaliningrad enclave, where Russians have mixed views about being surrounded by NATO members Lithuania and Poland. VOA's Daniel Schearf reports from Rukla, Lithuania.