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January 30, 2018

Russian Military collapse

Filed under: Politics — dknights @ 9:41 pm
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I’ve been saying this for a number of years.  Russia wants to be a superpower, but it doesn’t have the money to do so.  That is why I said the other day on Facebook that I doubted that the Russians would really follow thru on plans to build 36 new Tu-160s.  They can’t afford them.

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  1. […] This op-ed talks about the financial difficulties that the Russian armed forces are facing.  Regular readers of this blog will remember that I previously mentioned this problem in a post. […]

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