Russia embraces asymmetric warfare, such as hacking, because it’s weak

Russia is no longer a world power. Its economy is the size of Mexico’s or Australia’s. That constrains how it can flex its muscle, “whether in the form of hacking, surreal state-sponsored trolling operations or news and propaganda networks operating more or less openly with state sponsorship,” says Josh Marshall at Talking Points Memo.

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