Central And Eastern Europe Overview

December 2010
Croatia Defence & Security Report;Q4 2010, Issue 4, p25
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The article presents an overview of Central and Eastern Europe defence and security in fourth quarter 2010. Eastern Europe, and Western and Central Europe reportedly spent 60 billion and 326 billion U.S. dollars, respectively, for defence in 2009. It is stated that despite economic subsidies and security measures, Kremlin-appointed leaders have failed to contain insurgency in the North Caucasus, and that a Slovenian referendum on its border arbitration deal with Croatia is being expected to settle their dispute.


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