• Norway wants more US Marines and to station them closer to Russia, and Moscow is vowing to retaliate

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    US Marines have been deployed to Norway since early 2017 on a rotational basis.
    Oslo says it wants the US to extend that deployment, adding more Marines and moving them closer to its border with Russia.
    Moscow, which was never happy with the deployment, has vowed to respond.
    Norway plans to ask the US to increase the number of Marines stationed in the country and to base them closer to Norway's border with Russia, continuing a deployment that has irked Russia .
    Moscow has vowed there will be consequences for the move.
    Marines have been posted in Norway on a rotational basis since the...
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