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The Post-Cold War Arms Race

By Dr. Stephen Schwalbe
Faculty Member, Public Administration at American Public University

The latest military confrontation in Europe began recently in Ukraine. In the middle of June, Russia announced that it would respond to any moves by the United States to build up military capabilities in Eastern Europe by fortifying its western border. In other words, this is a new post-Cold War arms race in the making.