Pentagon Officials: Russia Poised to Challenge US for Military Dominance

A top U.S. general Accuses Russia for Playing 'Arsonist and Firefighter' in Syria

Russia’s campaign to modernize and strengthen its armed forces is increasingly putting U.S. and European forces at risk, with some defense officials raising concerns Moscow’s military soon could challenge the U.S. and its allies for dominance across the continent. Most of the focus in recent weeks has been on Russia’s newfound confidence in its nuclear arsenal…