Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that increases in deployments and military spending were done with Russia in mind FILE PHOTO: French troops inspect military vehicles at the Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base, near the city of Constanta, Romania, June 14, 2022 © AP / Yoan Valat

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters on Wednesday that increases in military spending and rising numbers of troop deployments in Eastern Europe since 2014 were carried out in anticipation of a conflict with Russia. (RT)