Ursus Americanus is discussing:

NATO’s new masterplan to deter Moscow, including with nuclear weapons, looks like an attempt to stay relevant amid the military advancements of Russia and China, former Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl told RT.

Union of Soviet SOCIALIST Republics.

NATO was created for defense against communist aggression. Period.

After the USSR collapsed, it turned into something else... AND THAT WAS MY FUCKING POINT.