Report: Balts expected to join NATO

  • 1999-08-05
MOSCOW (BNS) - A report on the relations between Russia and the Baltic states presented to a narrow circle of officials in Moscow last week admits that Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania will eventually be admitted to NATO."As far as I know, the question is, what is to be done once Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania are members of NATO rather than how to prevent their entry into it," said Estonian Defense Minister Juri Luik.Luik emphasized that he has not read the report on Russia and the Baltics, which has been kept secret from the press, but is relying on what has been said about it.Luik said the...
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