Why Does Russia Hate the West (and NATO) - TLDR News

A lot of the current dispute between Russia and Ukraine boils down to Putin's dislike of NATO - so we thought it was worth unpacking why Russia hates NATO so much and what this means for the stability of the continent.

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1 - https://twitter.com/DAlperovitch/status/1485243403461922824?s=20&t=ujtbBWGjZn5WxgtixRDfZQ
2 - https://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_185000.htm
3 - https://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/topics_111767.htm#c104
4 - https://www.nato.int/acad/fellow/97-99/brovkin.pdf
5 - https://www.nato.int/docu/pr/1999/p99-040e.htm
6 - https://www.nato.int/acad/fellow/97-99/brovkin.pdf
7 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kosovo_War#NATO_bombing_timeline
8 - https://web.archive.org/web/20080225195906/http://www.eubusiness.com/news-eu/1203714121.65
9 - https://www.nato.int/nato_static/assets/pdf/pdf_2011_03/20110927_110311-UNSCR-1973.pdf
10 - https://www.newsweek.com/west-libya-bombing-ten-years-ago-putin-showdown-mideast-1577266
11 - https://jpia.princeton.edu/news/echoes-abstention-russian-policy-libya-and-implications-regional-stability
12 - https://jpia.princeton.edu/news/echoes-abstention-russian-policy-libya-and-implications-regional-stability
13 - https://jpia.princeton.edu/news/echoes-abstention-russian-policy-libya-and-implications-regional-stability#4
14 - https://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/topics_111767.htm#c602
15 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enlargement_of_NATO#CITEREFGheciu2005
16 - https://www.newstatesman.com/world/europe/2022/02/ukraines-imagined-european-identity-is-irreconcilable-with-the-political-reality
17 - http://en.kremlin.ru/events/president/news/66181
19 - http://en.kremlin.ru/events/president/news/66181

00:00 Introduction
00:45 Disclaimers
01:23 How Russia Sees NATO
01:58 "NATO is Not Purely Defensive"
02:46 NATO and Kosovo
04:45 NATO and Libya
06:52 "NATO is a Political & Cultural Project"
08:22 "NATO Continues Anti-Russian Policies"
10:00 Conclusion
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