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January 1, 2017

British armed forces may be called into action in 2017 as diplomatic tensions rise

Dr. Andrew Foxall

Originally published by The Express

Crucially, for Britain in 2017, we could face the stark prospect of being the only nuclear power willing to stand up to .

Meanwhile China’s continuing cyber attacks on the UK and its territorial ambitions in the South China Sea could ultimately drag the Royal Navy into conflict.

“We could see a British casualty in the Baltic this year,” said Dr Andrew Foxall, director of the Henry Jackson Society’s Russia Studies Centre.

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Dr. Andrew Foxall

About Dr. Andrew Foxall

Dr Andrew Foxall is Director of Research and Director of the Russia and Eurasia Studies Centre at The Henry Jackson Society. His research focuses on economic, political and security trends in Russia and the Former Soviet Union.

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