The foreign Minister of Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden in General statement after the meeting on Thursday in Copenhagen expressed concern about the increasing military power of Russia.
"Russia's aggression against Ukraine and its behavior in the field, and among them the military build-up, represent a danger to European security and to the security of the countries of Scandinavia and Baltic countries. The Nordic countries and the Baltic States will meet this danger, the United front ", - reported in circulation, reports " news Agency ".
in April, the Ministers of Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Sweden and Finland called Russia's actions " the biggest challenge to European security ". The Nordic Countries are then told that the Baltic States, where there is a significant Russian-speaking Diaspora, could threaten the Russian military invasion. Is Authorized the aforementioned countries are making statements a little bit of a different kind. So, on August 18, commander of the Swedish armed forces General SVERKER Goranson said that the Russian Federation is a challenge for Sweden, but not threatening her. After a few days the Minister of foreign Affairs of Denmark Christian Jensen caused a political outcry in his country statements about restoring active diplomatic dialogue with Russia." Even if Russia is a major danger, we will not find a large enough crane to move the entire country somewhere. Russia is, where is, and That's forever. This means that we have to build a relationship with her ", he said. Russia, for its part, informs that North America and NATO intentionally stir up anti-Russian hysteria that under the pretext of danger from the capital of Russia to increase its military presence near Russian borders.