Deterrence in the Twenty-first Century

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Deterrence in the twenty-first century - Air University Press

CASE STUDY—THE AUGUST 2008 WAR BETWEEN RUSSIAN & GEORGIA

ginning of this case study, I referred to the nineteenth-century

paradigm. The lasting impression of the 2008 war, if I could

paraphrase James Sherr, was seeing a twenty-first-century Russian

power use nineteenth-century military methods to achieve

a result that in all probability will cause fatal damage to its longterm

interests in both the North and the South Caucasus.

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