The prospect of Soviet intervention in Third World countries in coming years symptomizes the one feature of the present world environment that the United States could-and should-have anticipated with considerably more certainty than it has. Today, uneasily, we inhabit the same political, economic, and strategic world as does a Soviet Union vastly more powerful than in the first years following the Second World War.
Etzold, Thomas H.
"Responding to Soviet Intervention in the Third World,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 35
, Article 4.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol35/iss3/4