March 17, 2017 | TPF Staff
How End of the Cold War Soviet Views Portended Putin’s Plans for Dismantling the European Union
February 14, 2017 | TPF Staff
February 13, 2017 | Arseni Sivitski
On 23 – 26 January 2017 a Baltic security wargaming simulation took place in Warsaw. Two defence and security think tanks, the Potomac Foundation and the Casimir Pulaski Foundation, hosted the event.
January 24, 2017 | TPF Staff
In this January 2017 interview to a Polish news channel, Dr. Phillip Petersen, Potomac’s Vice President for Studies, discusses the Russian New Generation Warfare and the role of Ukraine and Belarus in European security.
January 22, 2017 | TPF Staff
In January 2017, the Potomac Foundation conducted a Baltic Security Scenario wargame in Warsaw, Poland. Gen. Breedlove who led the Blue Team in the simulation, discusses Poland’s defense plans, the Russian threat, role of the Belarus in this interview to PolSat2.
January 19, 2017 | TPF Staff
The Potomac Foundation and the Casimir Pulaski Foundation hosted their first joint Baltic Security Scenario Simulation in Warsaw, Poland on January 23-26, 2017.
The purpose of this wargaming initiative is to assist the Polish national security decision-makers in the development of a regional and NATO accepted understanding of the nature of the Russian military threat to the Baltic States and Poland.
November 16, 2016 | TPF Staff
On November 16, 2017, the Baltic Defence College held a trilateral meeting of the Commandant of the Baltic Defence College Gen Maj. Andis Dilāns, the Commandant of the Estonian National Defence College (ENDC) Lt Col Enno Mõts and Dr. Phillip A. Petersen – Vice President for Studies at the Potomac Foundation.
October 11, 2016 | Janis Berzins
Russia’s actions in Ukraine surprised the West. Although they were based on known strategies, the scale and the simultaneous operationalization of asymmetric methods was something new. Russians call it “New Generation Warfare.” It is based on Sun Tzu’s idea that “supreme excellence consists of breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.”
September 26, 2016 | TPF Staff
Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of National Defence, Tomasz Szatkowski, took part in the European-American Security Workshop organized jointly by the Latvian Ministry of Defence and the Potomac Foundation. The main theme of the workshops was the implementations of the decisions made during the Warsaw NATO Summit in regards to the defense strategy in the Baltic Sea region.
September 24, 2016 | TPF Staff
Started in 1974, the 26th Security Workshop was focused on learning lessons from the Russo-Ukrainian War and their implications for Baltic Security.