Pro-Russian supporters attend a rally in Simferopol, Crimea (Picture: Reuters)Russia will use ‘nuclear force’ on Nato forces if they move into the three Baltic countries as a response to its annexation of Crimea, according a leaked memo.
The threat was made by Russian generals during a meeting with United States representatives in Germany last month, according to notes viewed by The Times.
They warned any Nato troop movement into Estonia, Lativa or Lithuania could be met with a ‘spectrum of responses from nuclear to non-military’.
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