Russia threatens to offer an "asymmetric" response to the increased NATO troop presence in Eastern Europe, and in particular the United States’ increase in troops and heavy weaponry near Russian borders, Russia's ambassador to NATO said on March 31.

"Of course, our response will be completely asymmetrical. It will be calibrated to match our ideas about the degree of military threat, to be most efficient and not overly expensive," Alexandr Grushko said on Rossiya-24 television.

"We can see ...

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