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Originally posted by Hellmutt
The Russians have this joint "anti-terror" exercise in Sweden and then the FSB have a "joint anti-terror exercise" in the UK as well (also in January 2006). Some "big happy family" we are
FSB (KGB) Are Coming To UK To Rehearse A Terror Attack
...mock terror drills were taking place at several of the sames times and places as the actual bombings, and his people suddenly realized it as they were doing their mock work on the morning of the bombings.
Originally posted by American Mad Man
I don't see the problem here.
Let them do as they please. Russia is a military power worth working with. Every nations soldiers need to practice.
Originally posted by Ulvetann
I wonder what the Chechnians think of Sweden?
KAVKAZ CENTER: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria presents its compliments to Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Sweden and declare a resolute protest concerning the coming cooperation in the field of military of the Ministry of Defense of the Kingdom of Sweden with military sub-units of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation which is obviously taking part in war crime during the ongoing occupation of Chechnya by the Russian military forces.
the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria would like to inform the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Sweden that the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria still is in war with the Russian Federation, and based on clear evidence of aggression following by war crime, crime against humanity, mass violation of human rights, ecological and humanitarian disaster the Chechen side all ready appoint well known international lawyers to investigate such with following appeal to international court
we keep a right to condemn the Ministry of Defense of Kingdom of Sweden for its cooperation with terror units
The excercise are being conducted as preparations towards a fictional peace-enforcing operation."
F.B.I. officials say Frolov, who built a reputation among American journalists and experts at Washington policy organizations as a reliable and candid observer of United States-Russian relations, is an officer in the S.V.R, Russia’s foreign intelligence service, The New York Times
Frolov’s departure - just weeks after the arrest of F.B.I. agent Robert P. Hanssen, accused of spying for Russia - has raised questions about whether Frolov was involved in handling the operation for Hanssen’s service.
His departure came as the Bush administration deliberated over whether to protest the Hanssen spy case by demanding that Moscow withdraw some Russian intelligence officers working undercover as diplomats in the United States.
"It has been very educating, and a fun exercise, it is really a privilege to take part in this", says the swedish soldier Amir Khanamadi, from Härnösand.
"We have had good opportunities to speak with the russian soldiers, and hear how they experience their education", says Combat Vehicle gunner Robert Gustafsson, from Gunnarn.
One thing that clearly has emerged through the conversation with the russian soldiers is, that everything that has to do with security, are on a way higher level in Sweden.
Originally posted by Ulvetann
The General public prosecutor of Sweden, Tomas Lindstrand, was saying that the person detained has, "inflicted damage on the armed forces of Sweden". He did not expand on how serious the damage is.
I am curious on how the 'armed forces' suffer from agricultural research! -I want to hear more of this!