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The Russian Military and the Georgia War: Lessons and Implications

Categories: European Union,NATO,Russia

http://www.strategicstudiesinstitute.army.mil/pubs/display.cfm?pubID=1069

Looks back at the brief 2008 conflict between Russia and Georgia.  While Russia prevailed, the conflict exposed weaknesses in troop training as well as security weaknesses for NATO and the European Union  From the Strategic Studies Institute of the U.S. Army War College