Polish call to scrap NATO-Russia deal 'extraordinarily dangerous': Moscow

Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski and his German counterpart attend a press conference on November 26, 2015 at the Foreign ministry in BerlinRussia’s foreign ministry on Thursday slammed as “extraordinarily dangerous” Poland’s call to annul a NATO act that prevents it from having permanent military bases on its soil. “We consider these statements to be extraordinarily dangerous and exceptionally provocative,” Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said. Poland’s new right-wing Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski on Wednesday called for scrapping the 1997 act on NATO-Russia relations to let the alliance install the bases, saying the document causes “inequality” between new and old members of the alliance.

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