Earlier this week Russia warned the US about the planned US missile defense pact with Poland.
Today Obama surrendered.
US President-elect Barack Obama has not given a commitment to go ahead with plans to build part of a US missile defence system in Poland, an aide says.
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He was speaking after Polish President Lech Kaczynski’s office said a pledge had been made during a phone conversation between the two men.
But Mr Obama’s foreign policy adviser, Denis McDonough, denied this.
Russia opposes the US scheme and has announced plans to deploy missiles on Poland’s border as a counter-measure.
I am afraid we are going to see more of this in the years to come.