Theses and Dissertations
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Russia’s security relations with Finland, Norway, and Sweden
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2017-09)
This thesis examines the role that NATO and the United States play in the security policies of Finland, Norway, and Sweden, and Russia’s views on the activities of the Alliance and the United States along its northern ...
U.S. strategic interests and Georgia’s prospects for NATO membership
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2015-03)
Many observers in NATO and European Union (EU) countries hold that Russia is attempting to challenge the increasing Western influence in Central and Eastern Europe and reassert itself as a regional and global superpower. ...
Intractability and mediation of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-12)
Nearly two decades following a ceasefire, the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabakh remains unresolved. Often referred to as a frozen conflict, the status quo that has ...
The NATO-Russia Council : origins and prospects
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2003-06)
On 28 May 2002, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the Russian Federation adopted a Declaration in Rome on "NATO-Russian Relations: A New Quality." The Declaration replaced the Permanent Joint Council (PJC) ...
Success of terrorism in war: the case of Chechnya
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1998-09)
Russia militarily invaded Chechnya in December 1994 expecting to easily suppress the separatist uprising in the region. The Russian Army was unprepared and had greatly underestimated the Chechen forces under the command ...
Tsypkin, Mikhail (5)
Branch Of Service
Major, United States Marine Corps (5)