The Military Doctrine of the Russian Federation 2010

Posted in Russia | 22-Feb-10 | Author: Keir Giles| Source: NATO Defense College

Russia's new Military Doctrine highlights NATO as a military danger to the Russian Federation. NATO is listed explicitly in first place among these dangeres - specifically the "striving to ascribe global functions to the force capability of NATO, implemented in breach of international law, and bringing the military infrastructure of NATO member countries closer to the the borders of the Russian Federation, including by means of enlarging the bloc".