Danish Government Proposes Defense Budget Hike to Deter Russia

The Danish government wants to increase its defense budget by 20 percent over the next five years in response to Russia stepping up military activity in eastern and northern Europe. Much of the West has been troubled by Russia's actions since its 2014 annexation of Ukraine's Black Sea peninsula Crimea and its support for separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine in a war that has killed more than 10,000 people. Baltic countries have grown increasingly alarmed. Last year Russia, saying it...

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