Two items at OP-FOR you don’t want to miss. They’ve got a fun podcast from last weekend’s Milblogging conference in Washington. Also, Charlie looks at Russia, nulcear deterrence, and our multipolar world.
Between the Russians birthrate at much lower than their replacement rate and the wide spread of AIDS there, someone will have to explain why we would want to bomb the Rooskies. They are getting rid of themselves quite nicely.
The real question about Russia is will it be my grandkids or the Chinese that exploit the resources of Siberia.