The Pentagon Is Preparing New War Plans for a Baltic Battle Against Russia

But even more troubling is that in the war games being played, the United States keeps losing.

Exclusive: The Pentagon Is Preparing New War Plans for a Baltic Battle Against Russia For the first time since the Cold War ended, American officials are preparing contingency plans for war with Russia, Foreign Policy magazine reported Friday.

The respected U.S.-based publication quoted current and former Pentagon officials who said the Department of Defense had begun to revisit long-abandoned strategies for armed conflict with the powerful nation.

It comes five years after then-Defense Secretary Robert Gates dismissed any need for inclusion of battle with Russia in the Pentagon’s long-term defense plan, and months into a heavy arms buildup near Russia’s border in Eastern Europe.

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