21 decembrie 2021

The Changing Face of Russian Counter-Irregular Warfare

warontherocks.com

The United States has special operators in close proximity to Russian forces on three continents . In many cases, the Russian forces on the ground are either actively countering or preparing to counter irregular threats in the event of a Russian military operation. A fixation on Russian irregular warfare and political warfare threats has obscured Russia’s other significant capability: counter-irregular warfare. Russia’s military lineage is steeped in successful counter-irregular campaigns , [...]