European experts: “Putin is preparing the occupation of Belarus and provocations against other neighbors of Russia in the Baltic sea”

During the Russian military exercises “Zapad-2017” possible new crisis on the borders of the Baltic States.

“During the Russian military exercises “Zapad-2017″ in September, could begin a new crisis near the borders of the Baltic States”, warn us experts. Besides, Vladimir Putin has decided to throw in Belarus huge number of troops.

“This is preparation for the actual occupation of Belarus”, – they added.

Worrying about the actions of Russia informs service who writes that “the increased military capability of Russia is a real threat to Poland and other European countries.”

Noted that two years ago Russia, under Putin’s decision, withdrew from the Treaty on the limitation of armaments in Europe. Since then, the Western boundary of the master of the Kremlin has created three new division – 10,000 soldiers each.

“In reality, the numbers, experts say, will be much more. Actually form mobile rapid reaction forces, which are able in a short time to go on the offensive,” write the authors.

They cite also the edition of The Wall Street Journal, which claims that during the Russian military exercises “Zapad-2017” to be held in September in Belarus could begin a new crisis near the borders of the Baltic States.

According to the former Supreme commander of the United Armed forces of NATO in Europe Philip Breedlove, Russia, tells about 3,000 soldiers who must participate in maneuvers, in fact, lying. In his opinion, the Russian military will be about 100 000.

In addition, the Ministry of defense of Russia in 2017, wants to transfer to Belarus 4162 wagons of military equipment. It is 33 times more than in 2015 and 83 times more than in 2016.

“Military experts compare the preparation for the military training “West-2017″ the preparation of the actual occupation of Belarus. For example, the Minister of defence of Estonia Margus Tsahkna believes that the military antics of Russia is in fact the beginning of the occupation of Belarus. He referred to the intelligence Estonia and other NATO member States, which indicate the intention of Russia not to withdraw from Belarus Russian soldiers after completing these exercises,” the portal writes.

“For the Russian military who are going to Belarus is a one-way ticket,” said Estonian Minister of defence.

We will remind, earlier “Диалог.UA” informed, cecity is prepared to invest in the Belarusian economy.