“The Russian Threat You’re Not Hearing About”

by Dr. Kathleen Hicks

Though Russian “election hacking” and misinformation campaigns are well covered in the news, there is less focus on Russian “out-of-area” military activity, which as Hicks points out, includes violating the Open Skies treaty, as well as activity in Arctic and Canadian-US border regions.

This article was originally published on The Cipher Brief. Read the full article here

Dr. Kathleen Hicks

Dr. Kathleen Hicks

Kathleen Hicks is Senior Vice President, Henry A. Kissinger Chair, and Director of the International Security Program at CSIS. Her 25 year career has also included time served in the Obama administration in senior positions in defense policy and strategy, and she has become an expert in issues such as counterterrorism and homeland security, long-term futures, and weapons of mass destruction proliferation.
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