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Russian Threats Underscore Europe's Need To Boost Military

A series of military confrontations and growing tensions between Western Europe and Russia show how ill-prepared European countries are after years of cutbacks.

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Family's Long Fight With Pentagon Returns Name To Unknown Soldier

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'Stronger Than Ever' Sundance Docs Tackle Scientology, Campus Rape

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Swedish navy corvette HMS Visby patrols in the Stockholm Archipelago, Sweden, in October. The Swedish military was searching for evidence of suspected undersea activity in its waters amid reports of a Russian submarine intrusion. Marko Saavala/TT News Agency/AP hide caption

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Russian Threats Expose Europe's Military Cutbacks

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