Kremlin: NATO expansion will lead to retaliation

Continuing expansion of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization to the east would lead to retaliatory measures from Russia

Kerry_NATONATO military alliance invited tiny Montenegro on Wednesday to join the military alliance in its first expansion since 2009, defying Russian warnings that enlargement of the U.S.-led bloc further into the Balkans is “irresponsible” action that undermines trust.

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NATO invites Montenegro to join alliance defying Russia

Kremlin: “irresponsible” action that undermines trust

Kerry listens to a question during a news conference at the NATO ministerial meetings at NATO Headquarters in Brussels

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO invited tiny Montenegro on Wednesday to join the military alliance in its first expansion since 2009, defying Russian warnings that enlargement of the U.S.-led bloc further into the Balkans is “irresponsible” action that undermines trust.

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