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"NATO's ears in the north"

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Ingeborg Breines
Breines is an adviser, former President of the International PEACE Bureau and former UNESCO Director.
CHRONICLE / The American bases are a huge power factor that enables the US military hegemony in the world. Our geographical location should indicate a less provocative approach.

War rhetoric and war preparations take the night's sleep. Fear and powerlessness paralyze. The world's largest military power, NATO, is provocative and irreconcilable, not least in relation to Russia and China. Tensions with Russia have increased through the construction of military capabilities and bases near the Russian border, through war rhetoric, sanctions and other intimidating and isolating initiatives.

Enemy images of Russia are created and Russian leaders are demonized. The country is being blamed for almost everything that is wrong in the world. Right now we are to be feared that Russia is preparing an attack on

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