War in Syria: Time for America to Get Tough on Russia

Date: 10-15-2015 | Category: Articles, Energy Security, Geopolitics, In the News, Mediterranean

The National Interest October 15, 2015 By Ariel Cohen http://nationalinterest.org/feature/war-syria-time-america-get-tough-russia-14082 Last week, Russia hit Syria with 26 Kalibr cruise missiles fired from its warships in the Caspian Sea. The strikes mirrored the U.S. Tomahawk missile strikes against Iraq and Afghanistan of the past decade. This is the first time Russia is using military force outside the Soviet perimeter since the collapse of the USSR, returning to play global power politics. If Russia stumbles into a Cold War—or worse—it may be costly, if not fatal.

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