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Assessment of the first part of “Морское 2017 взаимодействие”/ “Joint Sea 2017” Sino-Russian drills.

Assessment of the first part of “Морское 2017 взаимодействие”/ “Joint Sea 2017” Sino-Russian drills.   Between July 21 and July 28 the Chinese and Russian navies conducted the first phase of bilateral maritime exercise “Joint Sea 2017” in the Baltic Sea area, marking the first time the two countries had exercised together in the northern… Read More Assessment of the first part of “Морское 2017 взаимодействие”/ “Joint Sea 2017” Sino-Russian drills.

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Predicting Zapad 2017

Moscow’s perception of great power politics is based on long-standing fears of NATO encirclement and European marginalization, while Russia’s grand strategy, strategy and doctrine are tailored to ensure sphere of influence in Europe. National security identifies military risks associated with the build-up of NATO’s military contingents on the territories of the adjacent states and waters.… Read More Predicting Zapad 2017