It’s no secret that Russia is seriously pushing the envelope when it comes to continued tension with Ukraine. In fact, the entire world seems to be waiting with baited breath to see what happens in the coming weeks.
The latest move from Moscow, moving large amounts of troops and warfighting assets from it’s eastern border westward, is supposedly to conduct war games in Belarus. However, this bold movement has sparked concern that Russia is closer than ever to an all out invasion of Ukraine.
While Russia vehemently denies plans to invade Ukraine, actions speak louder than words. Not to mention the fact that Russia demands cessation of NATO presence in ex-Soviet states.
Whatever the outcome, there is little doubt that cold-war is in full swing. With Russia poised to strike Ukraine, China setting it’s site on Taiwan, and North Korea itching for a fight, there a troubling times ahead.
What do you think, can the US Military handle a fight on three fronts? The good news is that we have a powerful military, which includes several carrier strike groups and fleets. Check out the 7th Fleet, one such fighting force stationed in Japan: