Will Russia send troops to Latin America?Russian Ambassador: It is possible

2022-06-28 0 By

The web reports According to the report, “Russia today” (RT) in the United States have accused Russia of deployment of “outlook” in Latin America, Russia’s ambassador to Nicaragua, Honduras and el Salvador, Alexander agains he 4 surveyed responded that according to the law of Latin American countries Nicaragua, Russian troops could be sent to the region.RT reported last month that Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced on January 26 that Russian President Vladimir Putin and the leaders of Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua had agreed to develop partnerships in a range of areas, including increased military cooperation.”Every year, the [Nicaraguan] Government adopts a law on the foreign military presence on Nicaraguan territory,””It offers the possibility of the transit and presence of military personnel and equipment from a number of countries, including Russia and the United States, in Nicaragua,” Alexander Khoholikov, Russian ambassador to Nicaragua, Honduras and El Salvador, said in an interview with RIA Novosti on February 4.And experience in military cooperation, joint exercises and fighting drug trafficking and organized crime.”Despite the growing spat between Russia and the US over troop deployments, the diplomat said military cooperation between Moscow and Managua was “not directed against a third country”, the report said.Recently, Russia and the United States around the Issue of Ukraine increasingly tense.US President Joe Biden on Tuesday formally approved the deployment of additional US troops to Eastern Europe.Reports say the US has now put 8,500 troops on high alert in case American troops are needed for NATO’s rapid reaction Force if it is called up.Earlier last month, When asked about the possibility of sending troops to Latin America, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov reportedly refused to rule it out.”The Russian president has said many times that if the West continues on its path of provocation against Russia, if the United States puts further military pressure on us, then we will take countermeasures, such as the participation of the Russian navy,” he said.Original title: Russia to send troops to Latin America?Russian Ambassador: It is possible. Edited by Jin Chenye. Coordinated by Wang Shaoyu