Posts Tagged: Russia
Russia’s attempts to keep Islamist extremism at bay will only backfire.
It may not be long before there’s a military confrontation between the U.S. and what military officials call “a higher end threat,” presumably Russia or China.
Russia’s behavior resembles that of a small country such as North Korea more than a superpower.
After the Cold War ended, many of the safeguards preventing war between Russia and the West have been allowed to lapse.
A U.S. return to bilateral hostilities with Russia is a costly diversion from both nations’ security needs in a multilateral world.
Marginalization of Crimea’s Tatars of Crimea is being ignored not only by the international media, but by many Muslim states.
Not only Russia, but the United States could take a few cues from Mikhail Gorbachev’s approach to national security.
Israel is also turning its back on Europe.
Russian success in Syria may have a trickle-down effect on its other ventures such as Ukraine.
We barely survived the Cold War with Russia — do we want to go through that again?