It's highly probable Putin will intervene in the Baltics to test NATO's resolve, a former NATO secretary-general says.
The head of the Polish president's National Security Bureau has warned that Russia poses a 'security crisis'.
MoD says two Russian long-range bombers escorted off south coast of England on Wednesday evening
The country's deputy minister of defence told press sanctions have not depleted supply.
The drills come just days before the beginning of the ceasefire agreed to start on Sunday.
The Russian armed forces are seeking new military partners to combat isolation.
Local reports say two Russian 'Bear' planes flew over three Dorset towns yesterday night.
The decision means that almost half of the country's new fighter jets and helicopters will be stationed near Crimea.
Named 'Chirok', meaning 'duckling', is operational and ready for testing.
The country has spent billions of dollars creating their own navigation system.
The Lithuanian ministry of defence points to "Russia's aggression against its neighbours" as reason for the project
Russia is deploying troops and testing missiles in the polar region, poised to commandeer its massive energy reserves