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Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Jitters as Russia-Belarus war games set to begin<
MINSK, Belarus (AP) - Military officials in Belarus are seeking to calm Western fears about major war games taking place with Russia, hours before they are due to get underway.
Oleg Voinov, an adviser to the Belarusian Defense Minister, told journalists Thursday that "we are not threatening anyone."
Despite assurances from Minsk and Moscow, the Zapad (West) 2017 maneuvers have caused concern in NATO. Some members of t ...