Russia Military

December 10, 2013 - 8:35 AM
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Col. Gen. Valery Gerasimov during a meeting with the top military brass in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. President Vladimir Putin has ordered Russia's armed forces to expand their presence in the Arctic region as part of efforts to revive the nation's military might. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Mikhail Klimentyev, Presidential Press Service)