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Europe at greatest risk of war in 30 years, Poland warns

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Europe is nearer war than it has been in 30 years, Poland’s foreign minister warned during the third round of diplomacy this week aimed at defusing tensions over Russia’s demand that Ukraine never be allowed to join NATO.

Addressing envoys from the 57 members of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), Zbigniew Rau did not name Russia, but listed a string of conflicts in which Moscow’s involvement has been alleged.

‘It seems that the risk of war in the OSCE area is now greater than ever before in the last 30 years,’ Rau said in a speech outlining his country’s priorities as it holds the OSCE’s rotating chairmanship this year.

‘For several weeks we have been faced with the prospect of a major military escalation in Eastern Europe.’

Poland is among the NATO members that are most hawkish in confronting what it sees as Russia’s revisionist ambitions in Eastern Europe…”

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