STOP THE WAR PUBLIC MEETING ON UKRAINE
Ukraine: What is Behind the Crisis?
6.30pm, Tuesday 15 April
The Wesley Hotel, Euston Street, London, NW1 2EZ
The crisis in the Ukraine continues, with tensions between the big powers growing day by day. There are several factors militating against war in the immediate future, including Russia’s nuclear arsenal and trade links with EU countries. But as the establishment think-tank Stratfor has argued, it would be naive to rule out a conflagration.
- Join us for a discussion about the forces behind the Ukraine conflict
- Speakers include: Jonathan Steele, Jeremy Corbyn MP, Carol Turner and John Rees
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Already NATO air drills are taking place over the Baltics, and the UK and US are sending extra jets to patrol the skies. Poland has requested 10,000 NATO troops to be stationed on its territory and MPs in Kiev have voted to hold joint military exercises with NATO. In the medium to long term, NATO is looking at establishing permanent military bases in Ukraine.
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