Russia says U.S. military in Baltic contradicts Russia-NATO agreement: RIA

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Posted: Oct 12, 2017 2:05 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's Defense Ministry said on Thursday that the U.S. military presence in the Baltic states contradicts the Russia-NATO agreement, RIA news agency quoted it as saying.

The ministry was quoted as saying that the United States has, in effect, deployed a division of its forces in the Baltic states, near Russia's borders.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt; editing by Christian Lowe)