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Members of the U.S. Army 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, unload Stryker Armored Vehicles at the railway station near the Rukla military base in Lithuania, on Oct. 4, 2014. (PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Against Russia's New Military Strategy, NATO Wavers as Lithuania Prepares

Ukrainian nationalists dismantle Lenin's statue after tearing it down Sept. 28 from Kharkiv's central square. (SERGEY BOBOK/AFP/Getty Images)

The Treatment of Soviet Relics Betrays Modern Sentiments

Lithuanian Major General Jonas Vytautas Zukas (2L), Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius (3L) and General Knud Bartels (2R), the current Chairman of the NATO Military Committee attend a meeting in Vilnius with the NATO Military Committee on Sept. (PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Competing Interests Threaten Baltic Pressure on Russia