U.S., NATO Make Limited Offers To Ease Russia Tensions

Pentagon spokesman John Kirby on Feb. 2 announced thousands more U.S. troops will head to Europe as the U.S. and NATO offered proposals to lower tensions with Russia.
Credit: U.S. Defense Department
The Pentagon on Feb. 2 confirmed the U.S. and NATO are offering Russia access to missile defense sites in Europe, along with more transparency about exercises and bomber flights to the region, in an effort to de-escalate tensions with Ukraine. At the same time, the Defense Department is sending 3...
Brian Everstine

Brian Everstine is the Pentagon Editor for Aviation Week, based in Washington, D.C. Before joining Aviation Week in August 2021, he covered the Pentagon for Air Force Magazine. Brian began covering defense aviation in 2011 as a reporter for Military Times.

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