Shmuel Bar

Shmuel Bar

Dr. Shmuel Bar is CEO of IntuView Ltd and adjunct Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute. He served for 30 years in the Israeli Intelligence Community.

Deterrence After Ukraine—A Critical Analysis

Deterrence After Ukraine—A Critical Analysis

On February 24th, Russia invaded Ukraine with the explicit goal of eliminating its existence as an independent country. Why was Russian President Vladimir Putin not deterred by the risk of a response from the West/NATO? This question requires a review of the fundamentals of conventional deterrence, neglected by the

Shmuel Bar
Shmuel Bar
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