Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin explained the largest since the cold war NATO exercises in Poland.
"the explicit poles of a divided mind: the visa-free corridor for Residents of Russia, from Kaliningrad to Belarus and they don't want to hear because it reminds them of the Danzig corridor, on the contrary German military aircraft, sail the Polish sky, they don't mind ", - Rogozin wrote on Twitter.
in the exercise, code-named Noble Jump ( "Noble hop" ) participated 2 100 thousand soldiers were involved 440 vehicles and 56 tons of ammunition, reports Deutsche Welle. Action exercises occurred in the fictional country of Bothnia. The enemy, the organizers of the teachings called "the aviary" (Birdman). The enemy, entrenched in a wooden house in a wooded area, were required to neutralize special forces units. In the nearby village of "alpha" hid his allies with weapons of the militants, who have begun to destabilize the region in South-Western Poland. The organizers of the teachings emphasize that a scenario similar to the situation in the East of Ukraine, but now the Danger comes against the 1st member of NATO. At the direction of the Czech and Dutch commandos down on a rope with American helicopters, throw smoke grenades, stormed the house, where dwelt the "hen house" and bring him outside. Then in the case enters a light armored Czech-Dutch support units and military helicopters and aircraft of the Germans and Norwegians. First Deputy Chairman of the faction of the Left party in the Bundestag Sarah Wagenknecht said that the teachings of the rapid reaction forces of NATO, held in the West of Poland, "do not contribute to the relaxation of tension" in relations between the West and the capital of Russia.