Should we be worried?
Over the longer term, Russia does harbor aspirations to once again become a great power as it was during the Russian Empire and later in the Soviet-era–if the DIA’s analysis proves to be correct.
The Pentagon’s Defense Intelligence Agency has released a new assessment of Russian military power—reviving a Cold War-era practice. The agency concludes that the modern Russian military builds upon its Soviet heritage but has modernized its capabilities and doctrine for the present day.
“The Russian military has built on the military doctrine, structure, and capabilities of the former Soviet Union, and although …read more
Source: The National Interest