Not Your Mother’s Russia

In the mid-1980s, Western Europe had good reason to fear the military might of the Soviet Union and its allies in the Warsaw Pact.

How much has Russia's military been reduced since the Cold War
The International Institute for Strategic Studies, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, CIA. Gene Thorp/The Washington Post. Published on March 27, 2014, 5:12 p.m.
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