great crimean heist
According to Swedish security forces, Russian spies are actively trying to prevent Sweden from ratifying an agreement that would cement stronger NATO ties.
A resurgent Russian military is putting Iceland back on the map for the US Navy. Iceland hopes they'll put Keflavik back on the map.
As the US flies a nuclear-capable bomber close to North Korea in a show of deterrence, it may find that it has made more security promises than it can reliably keep — at least without nukes.
Several strange twists of military history dating back decades — along with ever-shifting allegiances — have led us to this extremely weird point.