War with Russia
War with Russia

Edition:
ISBN: 9781681441375
Year of publication: 2016
Keywords: anti-Russian fiction international relations political science propaganda Russian and former Soviet Union world

War with Russia


Author:
Richard Shirreff

Genre:
Thriller, On War


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General Sir Richard Shirreff WAR WITH RUSSIA AN URGENT WARNING FROM SENIOR MILITARY COMMAND To my friends in Latvia, Estonia, and Lithuania. Men and women who understand the price of freedom. Foreword Admiral James Stavridis, US Navy (Retired), former Supreme Allied Commander Europe AT HIS CONFIRMATION hearing in the summer of 2015, General Mark Milley, the new Chief of US Army Staff, was asked by the Senate Armed Services Committee what was the greatest threat to the American—and Western—democratic way of life. He answered, “I would put Russia right now as the number one threat… Russia is the only country on earth that retains a nuclear capability to destroy the United States. That is an existential threat.” General Joe Dunford, the new Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, expressed the same view to the same committee during his confirmation hearings. I fully agree with that assessment. It is also an assessment shared by a select...