EXTRA SECTION: The hybrid attack on the EU

The situation that has arisen in connection with the refugee crisis on the border between Belarus and Poland has been described by several as a hybrid attack. A term that has become increasingly common to describe certain security policy problems.

“It’s like tailoring an approach that focuses on the weaknesses of the country you want to influence,” says Niklas Nilsson, a researcher at the Swedish National Defense College.

“Destabilization of Europe”

Minister of Defense Peter Hultqvist tells Ekot that this is an attempt to destabilize the EU and create a tense situation, and believes that behind Belarus’ actions is Russia. Russia and Belarus deny this.

Source: ICELAND NEWS


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