Accession Number:

AD1157043

Title:

Russian Lessons Learned in Syria: An Assessment

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Technical Report]

Corporate Author:

MITRE CORP MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-10-20

Pagination or Media Count:

32

Abstract:

This article will explain some of the military lessons that Russia has gained from its participation in the Syrian conflict. Topics covered Leader descriptions of how the experience has changed training How Spetsnaz forces were used How urban operations once again have taken center stage How private military companies PMCs developed How the region has served as a testbed for new weapons under a variety of climatic conditions How new applications of military art developed How combat experiences have caused tactical changes as well as improvements in the capabilities of logistics, engineering, and topographic forces.

Descriptors:

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]