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Russian lawmaker says Poland could be targeted if Russia is attacked - Interfax

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MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian lawmaker Vladimir Dzhabarov said on Thursday that Washington’s plans to deploy spy drones and send troops to Poland are a concern to Moscow, and that Poland could be hit with a retaliatory strike if Russia were attacked, Interfax reported.

On Wednesday, U.S. President Donald Trump promised Polish President Andrzej Duda that he would deploy 1,000 U.S. troops to Poland, a step sought by Warsaw to deter potential aggression from Russia.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt and Andrew Osborn; writing by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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