Wilson Center Experts

Rajan Menon

Research Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
South Korea
Affiliation:
Associate Professor, Lehigh University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Military and Security Aspects of Soviet Policy towards Northeast Asia
Term:
Sep 01, 1988
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Jun 01, 1989

Project Summary

Examines military and security aspects of Soviet policy in Northeast Asia. Focuses on the evolution, shifts and implications for policy in the Soviet perception of the ’correlation of forces;’ the patterns in deployment, missions, strengths and weeknesses of Soviet forces in the region and the implications for Northeast Asian equilibrium and peace; Soviet attitudes to and proposals directed at regional arms control and crisis management.