Small Wars Journal

Gray Zone

Why Russia's Seizure of Ukrainian Vessels Matters to the U.S. SWJED Sun, 12/09/2018 - 7:46pm
Russia is counting on the United States and its allies to calculate that supporting Ukraine with additional lethal and non-lethal aid exposes them to unacceptably high risk of escalation with Russia. But the only side this risk serves to constrain is the West.