Russia could invade Poland ‘overnight’, report claims

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Russia could invade Poland “overnight” and easily overwhelm its Nato allies, a study has predicted.

“Even if Moscow currently has no immediate intent to challenge Nato directly, this may unexpectedly change overnight and can be implemented with great speed, following already prepared plans,” the Atlantic Council report warns.

“The capability to do so is, to a large extent, in place.” Continue reading