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The momentous events of 1989-1991 marked the end of the Soviet Union and, as a result, its threat to the interests of the free world. One of those free-world interests was—and is—the ability to use the planet's seas and oceans on all lawful occasions. Another is not to be threatened by hostile seaborne forces.
U.S. Naval War College Press
Newport Papers, Naval Strategy, 21st Century
Anderson, Gary, "Beyond Mahan: Proposal for U.S Naval Strategy in the 21st Century" (1993). Newport Papers. 6.