This political uncertainty in US-Russian relations introduces a further complicating
factor in an already tense and challenged military deterrence relationship between
Russia and NATO.
The sharp deterioration of relations between NATO and Russia from 2013 had
already caused both sides to readjust their doctrines, planning, command and control
structures, logistics, deployments and exercises.
In 2017, NATO and Moscow are
continuing down the path of strengthening their defence and deterrence postures
with each other in mind as adversaries.
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