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What does WP stand for?

WP stands for Warsaw Pact

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  • Military and Government

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NATO, the world's most powerful military alliance, was formed in 1949 as a counterweight to the Soviet Union, Washington's Cold War foe, and the countries that became the Warsaw Pact six years later.
1991: The Warsaw Pact formally ceased to exist as a military force when Soviet commanders surrendered their powers.
The announcement in 2005 of the Nord Stream gas pipeline under the Baltic Sea between Russia and Germany, a JV of Gazprom and EU firms bypassing countries like Poland and Lithuania, stirred fears in Central Europe by raising the possibility of Russia's pressing its former Warsaw Pact states with gas cut-offs while not disturbing richer clients to the West.