If Russia continues to develop its military potential and threaten the countries of the West, then it will be necessary to think about "new solutions" for protection from the Russian Federation. This was stated by Polish Foreign Minister Vitold Vashchikovsky in an interview with the French edition of Le Figaro, Ukrinform reports.
"NATO solutions can be sufficient in the case of hybrid conflicts, but if Russia continues to develop its military potential and threaten the West, it will be necessary to think about new solutions," he said.
The minister stressed that the presence of NATO troops and missile defense elements in Poland indicateы that the country has become a "full member of the Alliance." He added that until last year Warsaw could only кудн on promises that they would be protected by Article 5 on collective defense of NATO.
"Together with the military units we have this confirmation," he stated.