From the annual report on defense, approved by the government of Japan, the Russian Federation involved in the so-called hybrid war ", and the policy of Russia concerning Ukraine affects desire the security of Asia.
"These Russian attempts are considered as a global security issue, which can be can affect the entire international community, including Asia," - said in the document, reports " news Agency ". Remember, at the end of April the commander of the Western military district, Colonel General Anatoly Sidorov said that North America and their allies in the West are against Russia 1st phase hybrid war, which is a deliberate destabilization of the situation in the country political and economic measures. Earlier, former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said that the Russian Federation currently like is more dangerous than during the cold war, and it leads, according to his statement, unpredictable hybrid war with Europe, seeking to undermine the country from within. Hybrid war combines conventional war, a small war and cyberwar. Also, the phrase "Hybrid war" apply to certain descriptions of the attacks using nuclear, biological and weapons of mass destruction, improvised bombs, mines and other devices and information warfare.