By Paul B. Rich

This collection of essays via a chain of educational experts examines the hindrance stemming from the Russian invasion of Georgia in August 2008 from a number of standpoints. The chapters probe the geopolitical and strategic dimensions of the obstacle in addition to the long run army and diplomatic implications for Europe and the principal Asian zone. the gathering could be of significant value to scholars of Russia and jap Europe, army analysts in addition to newshounds and politicians excited about what a few observers have termed a "new chilly struggle" among Russia and the West.

This booklet was once released as a different factor of Small Wars and Insurgencies.

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