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Russia"s fighting forces

Sergei Nicholas Kournakoff

Russia"s fighting forces

by Sergei Nicholas Kournakoff

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Published by Duell, Sloan and Pearce in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- History, Military.,
    • Soviet Union -- Army -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Sergei N. Kournakoff.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK266 .K64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination258 p.
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6437021M
      LC Control Number42016791
      OCLC/WorldCa491245

        In short, if it flies and there is a reasonable connection to the Russian armed forces, it is represented in the books. As with the book on Russia’s air-launched weapons, it certainly feels well-researched. Without losing the big picture, Piotr Butowski provide valuable insight into ://   The forces they were up against were Biblical, like fighting nature itself.” Like the passing of a black and furious storm, the arrests ended. The last people killed were officers in the ://

      The authors analyze recent and current trends in the Russian military, including its budget; assess strengths and weaknesses of its land, air, and naval forces; and consider how its capabilities are being integrated in :// In particular, after the occupation of the peninsula, Russia transferred 31 battle tanks, about armored fighting vehicles, almost artillery systems, as well as 63 combat aircraft and 34 combat helicopters. THREE COMBINED ARMS FORCES ARE CAPABLE OF SUDDEN ATTACK

      Who are we fighting with? Moscow has so far conducted (or is currently conducting) – with differing intensities – ‘historical wars’ (or ‘memory wars’) with six countries – with the Baltic States (Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia), with Ukraine, Poland and, more recently, with the Czech Republic (Bulgaria may also be on the list in the near future).   Moreover, Russia had domestic security concerns about spillover from the Syrian fighting. Some of the most radical groups in the Syrian civil war reportedly counted hundreds, possibly thousands, of fighters from Russia in their ranks. Russia’s geographic proximity to the Middle East and porous borders meant that fighting terrorists in Syria made more sense, in Putin’s words, than waiting


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