MOSCOW, April 3 Russia has recalled its top
military representative to NATO for consultations in Moscow, a
senior defence official was quoted by Russian news agencies as
saying on Thursday.
"We don't see an opportunity to continue military
cooperation as usual with NATO," RIA news agency quoted Deputy
Defence Minister Anatoly Antonov as saying. "We have decided to
recall the chief Russian military representative at NATO ... to
Moscow for consultations."
He named the military official as Valery Yevnevich, who is a
NATO has suspended cooperation with Moscow over its
annexation. Moscow says it wants answers from NATO on its
activities in eastern Europe after the Western military alliance
said it would beef up defences for its eastern members.
(Reporting By Alexei Anishchuk, Editing by Timothy Heritage)