n p r n e w s
by David Greene
Dec 12, 2012 (Morning Edition) — The Russian military is plagued by problems: A top heavy senior officer corps and a defense industry that churns out obsolete equipment, to name just two. Analysts in Russia say the U.S. should be worried about a weaker Russia, which may be becoming a front line in the battle against Islamist extremism.
Missing some content? Check the source: NPR
Copyright(c) 2013, NPR